Newborn Bloodspot Screening

 

Purpose

To provide information on the Newborn Bloodspot Screening Programme in Northern Ireland and Practitioner requirements to ensure national standards are met.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the workshop, practitioners will increase their knowledge on will have had an overview on:

  • Diseases for which the screening is done
  • Correct procedure in blood sampling technique.
  • Reporting and follow-up of screening results

Audience

Nurses, Midwives and Specialist Community Public Health Nurses (Health Visitors).

Method

Lecture and discussion

Cost

£50.00

Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.




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Tuesday 5 December 2017
(1.30 - 3.30)
CEC - Craigavon Fiona McCrossan
Glynnis Johnston
Thursday 25 January 2018
(2.00 - 4.00)
CEC - Belfast Denise Arnott-Rooney
Julie Pollock
Friday 23 March 2018
(2.00 - 4.00)
CEC - Altnagelvin Fiona McCrossan
Glynnis Johnston