Screening services

We provide a number of services to help support screening programmes. Our services help ensure that high risk groups receive screening which can detect serious diseases early.

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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm screening

We identify individuals at highest risk of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, and invite them for screening

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Bowel cancer screening

NHS Digital runs separate bowel cancer screening systems in England and the Isle of Man. The systems identify eligible people to be screened and invite them to participate in bowel screening.

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Breast screening services

Breast screening services in the UK are supported by NHS Digital who provide the software to manage the call and recall of women who are eligible for breast screening.

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Cancer Screening Programme National Statistics

Aggregated statistical data are collected from primary care organisations' NHAIS systems and used to assist the running of the screening programmes.

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Cancer Waiting Times

The National Cancer Waiting Times system allows NHS providers to record data derived from patient care activity.

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Family Nurse Partnership (FNP)

The Family Nurse Partnership is an intensive, nurse-led programme of home visits for vulnerable, first time, young parents.

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National Cervical Screening

The call/recall system invites women for a smear test based upon criteria such as age, location, GP and previous test results.