Guidance

Newborn outcomes project: process outline

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

Documents

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

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Details

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.