Health Services Laboratories: cervical screening programme

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Health Services Laboratories held on 5 and 12 June 2017.


QA report: cervical screening programme Health Services Laboratories

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Quality assurance aims to maintain national standards and promote continuous improvement in diabetic eye screening. This is to ensure that all eligible people have access to a consistently high quality service wherever they live. QA visits are carried out by the Public Health England screening quality assurance service (SQAS).

The evidence for this report comes from:

  • routine monitoring data collected by the NHS screening programmes
  • evidence submitted by the provider and commissioner
  • information shared with the London regional SQAS as part of the visit process
Published 2 March 2018