Newborn outcomes project: process outline

This document sets out the sickle cell and thalassaemia (SCT) screening programme's newborn outcomes project.


Evaluation of linked antenatal and newborn NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Programme

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This publication sets out the newborn outcomes project pathway for healthcare professionals working in sickle cell and thalassaemia (SCT) screening.

The document includes actions for:

  • babies with a newborn blood spot screen positive result
  • clinical presentation of an affected child or infant
  • the death of an unflagged baby
Published 12 February 2015
Last updated 31 March 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated process flow attachment.
  2. First published.