Cervical screening: Pap staining quality assessment
This publication explains the external quality assessment scheme for evaluating Papanicolaou (Pap) staining in cervical screening.
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This publication outlines the external quality assessment (EQA) scheme for Papanicolaou (Pap) staining in cervical cytology.
It provides information about:
- what the Pap staining EQA is
- the purpose of the scheme
- assessor training
- performance assessment
- confidentiality procedures
- education and support processes
Standard operating procedures
The document also includes the 9 standard operating procedures for the Pap staining in cervical screening EQA.