West Kent & Medway: bowel cancer screening programme

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to West Kent & Medway held on 19 October 2017.


QA report: bowel cancer screening, West Kent & Medway

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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

  • data and reports from external organisations as appropriate

  • evidence submitted by the provider(s), commissioner and external organisations

  • information collected during the visit to the bowel screening pathology departments and radiology departments on 19 October 2017

  • information shared with the south regional SQAS as part of the visit process

Published 19 February 2019