Research and analysis

Early lessons learnt from opt-out blood-borne virus testing policy in prisons: summary report

Summary of event in May 2015, to review lessons learnt from policy change for testing for blood-borne viruses (BBV).


National event for early lessons learnt from the opt-out blood-borne virus (BBV) testing policy in prisons, 2015

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PHE, NHS England and NOMS have committed to an ambition to fully implement the opt-out BBV testing policy in all prisons in England by 2016 to 2017.

Published 21 August 2015