Newborn Screening Wales
Screening tests for your baby
Newborn screening tests are offered for your baby soon after they are born.
These screening tests are recommended by the NHS.
Screening is your choice.
To help you decide please read the following information and discuss with your midwife or newborn hearing screener.
Your baby's hearing screening test
Your baby's newborn bloodspot screening test
Easy read, audio and British Sign Language versions are also available at
Newborn Hearing Screening Wales
Newborn Bloodspot Screening Wales
If you are unable to access the digital information, please speak to your midife or newborn hearing screener.