Population screening programmes: data submission process

This document explains how population screening programmes collect and submit key performance indicator (KPI) data.

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Use this document for the 2014 to 2015 reporting periods. A 2015 to 2016 publication is available for further reporting periods

This publication explains the process for reporting key performance indicators (KPIs) for antenatal and newborn screening, diabetic eye screening (DES), and abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening programmes.

It includes:

  • an explanation of key performance indicators (KPIs)
  • data submission roles and responsibilities for each individual programme
  • an outline of data quality expectations
  • information about data submission and publication dates
Published 1 August 2014