1. NHSP Annual Reports
Each year the Newborn Hearing Screening Programme in England publishes information in its annual report, which outlines key achievements and challenges experienced between the period 1st April and 31st March of the following year.
Each annual report explains the improvements made both at the programme centre and local sites during the period, and details how this contributed to on-going provision of safe, effective newborn hearing screening which delivers a positive patient experience.
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2. Evaluation of the NHS Newborn Hearing Screening Programme
Evaluation of the NHS Newborn Hearing Screening Programme was to appraise the benefits, effects, costs and practical implications of the pilot implementation of the national model for newborn hearing screening. A number of recommendations are made for future policy and practice.
Click here to access the 'Evaluation report' buy John Bamford et al, May 2005
Click here to access a 'list of publications' in peer-reviewed journals from the NHS Newborn Hearing Screening Evaluation on 6th February 2007
3. NHS Atlas of Variation
An atlas of variation showing graphical representations of the audiological assessment rates and time from referral to assessment by PCT. Go to page 102 to 105.