This is the second in a series of blogs looking at work in Merseyside to tackle cancer screening inequalities. This article looks at breast screening and bowel cancer screening initiatives.
Examples of good practice to reduce inequalities and improve coverage of bowel cancer screening.
Between 2014 and 2017 Marie Coughlin was the lead officer for the Merseyside Cancer Screening Plan. She shares how she helped raise awareness of screening, particularly within vulnerable and hard to reach groups.