Skip to main content

Easy guide for Down’s syndrome, Edwards’ syndrome and Patau’s syndrome screening updated thanks to expert users

Posted by: , Posted on: - Categories: NHS Fetal Anomaly Screening Programme

Updated easy guide published that explains NHS screening for Down’s syndrome, Edwards’ syndrome and Patau’s syndrome, including information about non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT).

Inequalities consistently addressed in quality assurance visits to local NHS screening services

Posted by: and , Posted on: - Categories: General information, Screening Quality Assurance Service
Image of 'MIND THE GAP' wording on London Underground station platform

A national audit of quality assurance visits to local screening services found that SQAS teams consistently address inequalities in visits across all screening programmes.

Pioneering picture stories can help reduce barriers to NHS cancer screening

Charity Beyond Words has updated its wordless picture stories about bowel cancer screening, breast screening and cervical screening for people with learning disabilities and/or autism and others.