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Frequently Asked Questions within Neonatal Services
Updated 13 January 2022

A BAPM supplement to RCPCH guidance

RCPCH Guidance for paediatric services

Guidance for health professionals working in paediatrics and child health with advice around the ongoing outbreak of COVID-19. Regularly updated as new evidence emerges.

BPSU Study - Neonatal complications of coronavirus disease (COVID-19)
Sign up to the reporting scheme to get your 'Orange Card'.

Neonatal Complications of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Study

COVID-19 Infection and pregnancy
Guidance for healthcare professionals on COVID-19 infection in pregnancy, published by the RCOG, Royal College of Midwives, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, Public Health England and Public Health Scotland.

COVID-19 Page links

Family Integrated Care for COVID-19            

Published Evidence on Neonates and COVID-19

Neonatal follow-up resources

QUiPP App Toolkit

Webinars on COVID-19 and Neonates*

*This page is accessible to BAPM members only as the webinars are for healthcare professionals, not the general public. If you are not a BAPM member and need access to a previous webinar please email the BAPM Office using any NHS email address.


Supporting COVID-19 vaccinations for parents caring for their baby in the neonatal unit

Example of a Standard Operating Procedure
Template letter to GP

Categorising COVID-19 Risk for the Newborn
A statement from BAPM and RCPCH - 7th September 2020

Human milk and SARS-CoV-2 - A summary of knowledge to date

Optimising mother-baby contact and infant feeding in a pandemic
A rapid analytic review from an RCM advisory group

NICE COVID-19 guidelines and evidence summaries

European Resuscitation Council COVID-19 guidelines - Newborn Life Support

Resuscitation Council (UK) Statement - Newborn Life Support

Guidance on PPE from GOV.UK

Neonatal Transport during COVID-19
Neonatal Transport Pathway
A Joint statement from PICS ATG and NTG
NTG position statement - 24 April 2020

Health Education England e-Learning for Healthcare on COVID-19
This programme has been created by Health Education England e-Learning for Healthcare (HEE e-LfH) in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic.

NCMD Statement on COVID-19
The National Child Mortality Database (NCMD) have issued a statement asking that clinicians in England inform them within 48 hours of any child death potentially involving COVID-19.

Bright new beginnings
A Blog post from Archives of Disease in Childhood with simple guidelines on treating babies born to COVID-19 positive mothers.

Leaflet - Coronavirus: Parent information for newborn babies

Leaflet - Illness in newborn babies
For parents / carers of newborns. Includes how to look out for jaundice, poor feeding and when to call 999.

COVID-19 parent information for new born babies - Scotland

Bliss Statement: Parental access during COVID-19

British Association of Perinatal Medicine (BAPM) is registered in England & Wales under charity number 285357 at 5-11 Theobalds Road, London, WC1X 8SH.
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