Guidance

Newborn blood spot screening: movers in with no available records

Newborn blood spot (NBS) screening guidance for babies under a year of age with no available screening results.

Documents

Newborn blood spot screening: movers in with no available records

Details

The guidance includes:

  • eligibility for screening
  • procedures for offering screening to babies that move in
  • advice for parents
Published 1 February 2013
Last updated 20 March 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated guidance as all UK countries have introduced, (or plan to) screening for the 4 additional inherited metabolic diseases.
  2. First published.