Newborn physical examination: 72 hour poster

Ward poster highlighting the recommended time period for a baby to receive the newborn and infant physical examination (NIPE).

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All babies should have their newborn examination by 72 hours

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Reminder of the importance of babies receiving their newborn and infant physical examination within 72 hours.

The poster also includes instructions for health professionals to use free online training to support practice.

Published 1 January 2013