North East London: bowel cancer screening programme

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to North East London Bowel Cancer Screening Centre held on 17 March 2017.


QA report: bowel cancer screening, North East London Bowel Cancer Screening Centre

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Quality assurance (QA) aims to maintain national standards and promote continuous improvement in screening. This is to ensure that all eligible people have access to a consistent 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(s), commissioner and external organisations

  • information collected during the pre-visits to the bowel screening programme on 30 May 2017

  • information shared with the Screening Quality Assurance Centre (London)

Published 18 January 2018