Southend University: antenatal and newborn screening programmes

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust held on 31 January 2018.


QA report: antenatal and newborn screening programmes, Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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Quality assurance (QA) visits are carried out by the Public Health England screening quality assurance service (SQAS).

The evidence for this report comes from various sources, which include:

  • routine monitoring data collected by the NHS screening programmes

  • evidence submitted by the provider(s), commissioner and external organisations

  • information collected during pre-visit teleconferences between 16 and 24 January 2018

  • information shared with the Midlands and East regional SQAS as part of the visit process

Published 16 August 2018