Quality assurance (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) and commissioner
information collected during pre-review visits to the service; administration and clerical, radiography (including image review), radiology (including image review), medical physics, breast care nursing, pathology slide review, surgical case note review, observation of the multidisciplinary team meeting and a ‘right results’
Information shared with SQAS (London), routinely and as part of the visit process