Guidance

Cervical screening: primary HPV screening implementation

This guidance is to aid local providers of the NHS Cervical Screening Programme in implementing high-risk human papillomavirus (hrHPV) testing.

Documents

Appendix 1: cervical screening protocol

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Appendix 2: cervical screening colposcopy management recommendations

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Details

This HPV primary screening implementation guidance includes information on:

  • roles and responsibilities
  • service reconfiguration
  • screening tests
  • quality assurance
  • training
  • protocols for screening
  • protocols for referral to colposcopy
  • centralisation of screening laboratories
Published 31 January 2019