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News archive - July 2010

22 July 2010
Managing Serious Incidents in National Screening Programmes

Following extensive consultation, the UK NSC's guidance on managing serious incidents in the non-cancer screening programmes is now available and can be downloaded from the NSC's Quality Assurance Page.

This guidance, as part of the National Framework for Reporting and Learning for Serious Incidents requiring Investigation published by the National Patient Safety Agency in March 2010, is intended to build on and align existing policies at local, regional and national level.


19 July 2010
Listen to information about sickle cell, thalassaemia and screening online

Audio versions of our "Know the facts..." leaflets are now available in English and French. Click on the link to access these.