I feel very honoured to have been appointed Chair of the UK National Screening Committee (UK NSC).
We have published the key performance indicator (KPI) non-cancer screening data for the fourth quarter of 2015 to 2016 (1 January to 30 March 2016). The KPIs are used to measure how the NHS screening programmes are performing and aim …
We have been doing a lot of work to improve the quality and consistency of grading in the NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme.
Bowel scope screening helps reduce the risk of developing bowel cancer.
The UK National Screening Committee (UK NSC) makes recommendations on all aspects of population screening. We make recommendations on more than 100 conditions, including recommendations to screen for more than 30.
Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening is effective and cost effective in detecting and treating men with AAAs.
All organisations providing NHS care and / or adult social care must now follow the Accessible Information Standard in full.
Here at the PHE Screening helpdesk we aim to provide information and support to stakeholders and users of all our screening services.
On 1 April 2016 we launched the Level 3 Diploma for Health Screeners.
We have published the revised national pathway standards for the NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme.
The IDPS programme commissions the team at the Population, Policy and Practice Programme at the University College London (UCL) Institute of Child Health to collect screening outcome data on HIV, syphilis and hepatitis B.