Guidance

Breast screening: guidance for clinical nurse specialists

This sets out the standards of practice for clinical nurse specialists working in the NHS breast screening programme.

Documents

Clinical nurse specialists in breast screening

Appendix 2: CNS assessment and referral record

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Appendix 3: NHS BSP assessment questionnaire letter and survey template

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Appendix 4: assessment pathway

Details

This publication details:

  • the role of the clinical nurse specialist (CNS) in breast screening
  • arrangements for quality assurance
  • a protocol for assessing performance
  • information on the nursing extended role and advanced practitioner role
Published 28 January 2019