Newborn Bloodspot Screening



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


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


Lecture and discussion



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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