Newborn blood spot screening: results to parents template
- Public Health England
- Part of:
- Newborn blood spot screening programme: supporting publications
- First published:
- 6 January 2015
- Last updated:
- 12 January 2017, see all updates
Child health record departments (CHRDs) can use these letter templates to notify parents of their baby's blood spot screening results.
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These letter templates make informing parents of their baby’s blood spot screening results consistent.
There are specific letter templates for when:
- all screening results are normal
- there is a positive screening result for one condition
- all screening results are normal but the baby is too old to be screened for cystic fibrosis (CF)
Published: 6 January 2015
Updated: 12 January 2017
- Additional template letter added for normal result for preterm repeat CHT screen.
- New letter templates added.
- First published.