Breast screening: manage mammograms and records

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


Retention, storage and disposal of mammograms and screening records

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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