Details of changes to the national screening system from 1 October, due to the closure of Public Health England.
Our round-up of the Public Health England (PHE) screening blog posts published in August and September 2021.
Local screening providers can make use of new shared resources to help improve quality of samples taken in NHS newborn blood spot screening.
PHE has collaborated with Imperial College London to improve our guidance around text message reminders in the NHS screening programmes.
Information about the updated NHS Fetal Anomaly Screening Programme (FASP) screening standards.
The Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Support Service in Oxford provides expert technical and scientific support to screening services.
The new Down’s syndrome screening quality assurance support service (DQASS) reporting website goes live on 1 October 2021.
An expert group at the World Health Organisation (WHO) has highlighted the success of the UK in achieving regional hepatitis B control targets.
An evaluation of the campaign shows there appears to have been a broadly positive impact and this can be used to help plan future interventions.
The 100th candidate successfully completed the external competency assessment (ECA) in September 2021.
We have published a summary of the responses received, as well as a data report to provide evidence for the proposed changes in response to comments received.