Streamlining the process of Newborn and Infant Physical Examination (NIPE)

Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed. 2019 Oct;104(5):270-271. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2018-314914. Epub 2018 Jul 31.


This quality improvement project helped streamline the process of newborn and infant physical examinations on maternity inpatient ward and improved patient journey and workforce satisfaction.

Keywords: examination; newborn.

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Infant Care*
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Physical Examination*
  • Practice Patterns, Physicians'
  • Quality Improvement*
  • Time Factors