NHS England has published a statement regarding commissioning decisions for HPV primary screening in the cervical screening programme.
If your screening service needs to put in any last-minute pre-Christmas leaflet orders, the message is: make sure you get them to national print supplier Harlow Printing Ltd before 20 December.
The newly published ‘Breast screening: interval cancers and duty of candour toolkit’ advises health professionals on how to communicate information on interval cancers to women who were previously screened in the programme.
It never ceases to amaze me what we can accomplish when we get the right people in the room. Around 50 delegates from the Screening quality Assurance Service (SQAS) North and Screening and Immunisation Teams (SITs) in the region along with Jane Woodland, Regional Head of QA Midlands and East, and newborn blood spot (NBS) laboratory directors attended a recent away day event.
We will be holding our next annual national AAA screening networking day on 27 June 2018.
In case you missed any of them, these are the blog articles we published during the month of November 2017.
The NHS Fetal Anomaly Screening Programme is running a series of training events to help healthcare professionals support women in making personalised informed choices about screening for Down’s, Edwards’ and Patau’s syndromes.
The screening quality assurance service is launching a period of informal consultation on a revised national operating model.
We have now published new and improved key performance indicator (KPI) data publications. The KPIs are used to measure how the NHS screening programmes are performing and aim to give a high level overview of programme quality.
Do you have what it takes to chair PHE’s new Screening Quality Assurance Advisory Committee?
Today we’ve published our report that celebrates the influence and achievements of the world-leading NHS screening programmes during 2016 to 2017 (1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017).