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Issue 9 of Screening Matters

The UK National Screening Committee has published issue 9 of its Screening Matters newsletter, containing the policy news and updates from the NHS screening programmes in England. • Read issue 9 of Screening Matters

Future plans for screening and immunisation services published

A joint letter from the NHS Commissioning Board, the Department of Health and Public Health England has set out plans for the future leadership, operation, co-ordination and accountability for national screening and immunisation services from April 2013 onwards. Read the … Read more → – Future plans for screening and immunisation services published

Newborn Hearing Screening Programme reaches 5 million babies

A triumph of physiological screening and early diagnosis was marked in May when the Newborn Hearing Screening programme  reached the five-million mark with the screening of baby Ella May at St Mary’s hospital Manchester. This milestone shows the tremendous impact … Read more → – Newborn Hearing Screening Programme reaches 5 million babies