A 6-month trial in London shows that text message reminders can help increase the number of women taking up the offer of cervical screening by nearly 5%.
The next release of the National Breast Screening System is introducing a new ‘reason for recall’ field, allowing mammogram image readers to report the reason for images being recalled.
New national diabetic eye screening guidance published that describes a statistical method to compare grading outcomes between local screening providers.
It is very important that breast screening providers use the new national self-referral letter template for women aged 71 and over who self-refer for screening.
Julie retires after 5 years leading the Newborn Blood Spot Failsafe Solution (NBSFS) project.
Some fantastic new features have been added to the newborn blood spot screening IT system.
A new set of guides for users of the sickle cell and thalassaemia (SCT) newborn outcomes IT system have just been published.
The new national IT system for the NHS Newborn and Infant Physical Examination Programme is due to go live on 1 April.
Newborn screening laboratories have started to use a new IT system that provides oversight of screen-positive babies from screening to specialist care.
A blog by Rob Music, chief executive of Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust, as part of Cervical Cancer Prevention Week (21 to 27 January 2019).