Guidance

Newborn and infant physical examination screening: standards

Screening standards for the NHS newborn and infant physical examination screening programme.

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These documents present the national screening standards for the NHS newborn and infant physical examination (NIPE) screening programme.

The most recent standards are applicable to data collected from 1 April 2018. They replace previous versions.

Published 1 March 2008
Last updated 19 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added minor correction to neonatal hip risk factors under standard 4.
  2. Publication of new standards applicable from 1 April 2018
  3. 2016 to 2017 standards added.
  4. First published.