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Thames Valley & Wessex Neonatal - Our Work

TV & W Guidelines and Policies

Nursing Guidelines

Light Guideline – Final July 2010 – reviewed June 2016 v3 – ratified 07 Jul ’16

Neonatal Palliative Care Guideline – Final 2017 – Reviewed Oct ’17 – v6 approved

Noise Guideline – Final July 2010 reviewed June 2016 v4 – ratified 07.07.2016

Non Nutritive Sucking Guideline – Final Oct ’10 – revised Aug ’16 – v3 approved

Non Nutritive Sucking – Parents Information Leaflet – v1 approved Oct ’16

Nursing Care of CPAP or Bi Phasic CPAP. V4, Feb 2018. Final Version.

Nursing Guideline for Neonatal Behavioural Cues, V3, March 2018. Final Version.

Phototherapy guideline- updated Oct 2013 KR131015

Positioning and Handling on the Neonatal Unit, V3, July 2017. Final version

Positive Touch Guideline – Final reviewed Apr ’17 v3 Ratified Oct 2017

Skin Integrity Guideline – Final May ’12 – reviewed Jun ’16 v3 approved

Suction Guideline – Final Aug ’16 – v1 approved

Taste & Smell Guideline- Final May ’16 v1 approved

Taste and Smell Booklet – A5 Parent’s Information – Final May ’16 v1 approved

Umbilical Cord Care Guideline. V3, Feb 2018. Final Version.

Clinical Guidelines

ROP Care Pathway Final Ratified V1.1 Aug 2018

TV Wessex Cardiac Care Pathway Final August 2018

TV Wessex Surgical Care Pathway Final Aug 18

TV Network Surfactant Guideline – Final Feb ’17 – v4 approved

TV Guideline for NAS – v2.1 FINAL Oct 2017

Wessex Bilious Vomiting Pathway – Malrotation guideline final Feb ’15 – reviewed Apr’17 v1.9 approved

Wessex Guideline for Nutritional Care of Infants – UHS May ’16 – v2 Final October 2017



Exception Reporting Policy -reviewed June 18 Final version

Mortality Review template FINAL Dec 2016 Ratified Oct 17

Repatriation of neonates from NICU-LNU to the local SCU version2 Final ratified version Sep 18


Transfer Policy for LNU SCU 2018 Final Version ratified Sept 2018Exception Reporting Policy -reviewed June 18 Final version


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