Antenatal and newborn screening
With help from midwives and screening staff we have created a new electronic version of the antenatal and newborn screening resource.
An update for health professionals who have been nominated to deliver non-invasive prenatal testing training antenatal screening providers.
A new IT system for newborn and infant physical examination screening is due to be launched in spring 2019.
Bowel cancer screening
A round-up of successful initiatives in Merseyside to reduce inequalities in bowel cancer screening.
The British Journal of Radiology has published a collection of articles covering the role of imaging in screening, which PHE Screening blog readers can access for free.
A new mammography associate apprenticeship has been developed to support the provision of breast screening in England.
Diabetic eye screening
This blog article provides reassurance of the lawful basis for GP practices to share patient records with diabetic eye screening providers using the GP2DRS data sharing IT system.
Diabetic eye screening providers and commissioners are asked to give their views on updated guidance for managing referrals to hospital eye services.
A rundown of the most popular PHE Screening blog articles published during the past 12 months.
Professor Anne Mackie, the Director of Programmes for the UK National Screening Committee, thanks everyone involved in the provision of screening in England for their hard work and expertise during 2018.
PHE Screening blogs
PHE Screening blogs provide up to date news from all NHS screening programmes. You can register to receive updates direct to your inbox, so there’s no need to keep checking for new blogs. If you have any questions about this blog article, or about population screening in England, please contact the PHE screening helpdesk.