Bowel scope screening helps reduce the risk of developing bowel cancer.
The UK National Screening Committee (UK NSC) makes recommendations on all aspects of population screening. We make recommendations on more than 100 conditions, including recommendations to screen for more than 30.
Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening is effective and cost effective in detecting and treating men with AAAs.
All organisations providing NHS care and / or adult social care must now follow the Accessible Information Standard in full.
Here at the PHE Screening helpdesk we aim to provide information and support to stakeholders and users of all our screening services.
On 1 April 2016 we launched the Level 3 Diploma for Health Screeners.
We have published the revised national pathway standards for the NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme.
The IDPS programme commissions the team at the Population, Policy and Practice Programme at the University College London (UCL) Institute of Child Health to collect screening outcome data on HIV, syphilis and hepatitis B.
I feel very honoured to have been appointed Chair of the UK National Screening Committee (UK NSC).
I read an interesting article recently. In it, Dr Steven Hatch, a specialist in infectious diseases at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, writes about uncertainty in medicine and why patients – and doctors – need to get better at weighing …