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What we blogged about in August 2019

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Here is a round-up of each and every Public Health England (PHE) screening blog published in August 2019. There were 9 in total.

Breast screening

Great new training videos for NBSS users in breast screening

Information about 4 great new training videos to help users of the National Breast Screening System (NBSS).

Cervical screening

HPV primary screening report published

Explanation to accompany a new cervical screening HPV primary report.

Celebrating best practice in cervical screening

Have you thought about sharing best practice by entering the Jo’s Trust Cervical Screening Awards? Find out more in our blog.

Update to cervical screening invitations and letters service

The admin service that supports the cervical screening programme is moving from Primary Care Support England (PCSE) to the NHS.

Photo of a stand with materials about cervical screening
An event raising awareness of cervical screening

General information

Last quarterly KPI data for 2018 to 2019 year published

We have published the final set of quarterly key performance indicator (KPI) data for the 2018 to 2019 year.

Helping health professionals support personal informed choice in screening

Check out our new video about informed choice featuring a national screening expert Dr Louise Bryant.

New and improved look to screening standards for all 11 national screening programmes

We have now published national standards for all 11 NHS screening programmes in consistent, accessible web page format.

Sickle cell and thalassaemia (SCT) screening

Have your say on sickle cell and thalassaemia counselling competences

Our survey is now open so why not have your say on the Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Programme counselling competences?

Developing newborn screening for sickle cell disease in Nigeria

Guest bloggers Larai Diana Gwani and Nasara Danmaida Ifere from Nigeria learned lots during a recent visit. Find out what made the biggest impression on them.

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