A range of screening tests is offered for newborn babies. These can help detect a number of conditions.
Chapter 1: Early hearing tests for your baby
Chapter 2: Blood screening and spot testing
Chapter 3: Newborn physical examinations and more
Contact us in BSL
Our health information team can help you with any questions on how NHS Scotland handles your baby's information and blood samples. You can speak to them using BSL through the contactSCOTLAND-BSL service.