Foetal anomaly scanning service in Louth Hospitals and Cavan and Monaghan Hospital

13th November, 2017

The RCSI Hospital Group wish to confirm that a foetal anomaly scanning service has commenced in Louth Hospitals and Cavan and Monaghan Hospital.

This initial service is at present criteria lead, expanding into a fuller service as the skilled workforce is developed and/or recruited to increase the service capacity.

The provision of local foetal anomaly scanning services has been part recommendations related to a number of investigations and reviews.

Foetal anomaly scanning services, up to now, for women in the northeast involved being referred to a Dublin Maternity Hospital or the woman themselves accessed this service privately.