Today, we publish a report summarising the work of the UK National Screening Committee over the past 25 years.
Mike is a publications and information manager and inequalities project manager for PHE. He has worked in roles supporting the national NHS screening programmes since 2010.
New national guidance published to support antenatal and newborn (ANNB) screening providers in addressing inequalities throughout the screening pathway.
New national guidance published for carers to help reduce screening inequalities.
New screening inequalities ‘home page’ on GOV.UK will make it easier for users to find all the national guidance and resources aimed at tackling screening inequalities.
New national guidance published on improving access to screening for people in secure settings.
Support and next steps for local NHS AAA screening providers in making transition to digital information.
Complete our short survey to evaluate the antenatal and newborn screening animation.
Updated translations published of our antenatal and newborn screening information in 12 languages.
Our survey into the effectiveness of the PHE Screening inequalities strategy highlighted lots of good practice and suggestions for improvements.
Simple guidance for local screening services that place orders for national leaflet deliveries to ensure stock does not go missing or undelivered.
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The PHE Screening team
Public Health England (PHE) existed to protect and improve the nation’s health and wellbeing, and reduce health inequalities. It closed on 30 September 2021 and this blog is no longer updated.
Find out more about the implications for health screening in our Changes ahead for the national screening system blog article.
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