NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme
Today we published the key performance indicator (KPI) data for the second quarter of 2016 to 2017 (Q2, July to September 2016). The KPIs are used to measure how the NHS screening programmes are performing and aim to give a …
Public Health England doesn’t directly train people how to carry out screening in the NHS . We’d love to visit you all but sadly don’t have the resources to do this.
There has always been a great deal of collaboration between the 4 UK countries when it comes to learning how best to implement population screening programmes. Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening is no exception.
Some of us in Public Health England (PHE), myself included, have worked in screening a long time.
The role of the screening technician in measuring the diameter of the aorta is essential to the success of the NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Screening Programme.
Nearly 300 staff from local screening services attended the recent half-day update sessions to support the implementation of the new Level 3 Diploma for Health Screeners qualification.
I’ve been a screening technician with the West Yorkshire Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Screening Programme for the past 4 years. We cover a large area that includes Halifax, Huddersfield, Bradford and Craven.
Providing information and support to surveillance patients is one of the most important responsibilities of local abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening services.
I've been a quality assurance (QA) advisor since October 2015, having previously worked in the screening and immunisation team for Public Health England.