Guidance

Breast screening: manage mammograms and records

This publication explains NHS breast screening programme procedures for retaining, storing and disposing of mammograms and records.

Documents

Retention, storage and disposal of mammograms and screening records

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Details

This document sets out guidelines on handling mammograms and screening records.

It includes information about:

  • legal requirements
  • review of screen packets
  • storage issues
  • destroying films and paperwork
Published 1 January 2001