Subject: NIPT tests
- Do you carry out NIPT testing?
- Numbers of cases of Down’s syndrome detected
- Numbers of invasive tests (probes, needles inserted into uterus, chorionic villus sampling)
- Numbers of miscarriages avoided
- Numbers of pregnancy outcomes
- Costs associated with implementation of NIPT
- Could we have a copy of your care pathway?
- Are tests undertaken in the first or second trimester?
- What resources are used e.g. separate areas designated for clinics, consumables, consultant, midwives & nursing time?
- Do you also cover patients outside of your catchment areas?
- What is included within governance and standard operating procedures?
- Are any other treatments provided? If yes please state what they are
- Why was the service set up? Is it part of maternity baseline activities or was there a business case? can we have a copy?
|We do not currently offer this but will be setting it up this year.|