Cervical screening: good practice in cervical sample taking
Good practice guidance for cervical sample takers in GP practices and clinics.
Ref: CSP Good Practice Guide No 2 PDF, 502KB, 53 pages
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This document provides guidance to all cervical sample takers involved in the NHS Cervical Screening Programme. Subjects covered include:
- the sample taker’s responsibilities in the NHSCSP
- good practice that is consistent with national policy
- training requirements for sample takers in the NHSCSP
- audit and documentation requirements for sample takers