Information for healthcare professionals providing the NHS infectious diseases in pregnancy screening (IDPS) programme.
These documents explain the procedures for providing NHS infectious diseases in pregnancy screening (IDPS) in England, to ensure services meet the national standards.
Infectious diseases in pregnancy screening professionals must use thenational service specifications in conjunction with these documents, to ensure service consistency in England.
The national quality assurance team uses key performance indicators (KPIs)to measure the performance of the antenatal and newborn screening programmes. Following the KPIs and standards for each programme ensures that all women receive an equitable screening experience.
Infectious diseases in pregnancy screening (IDPS): programme guidance