Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Cervical Screening Programme Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance (QA) visit of the Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust screening service on 10 and 16 May 2018.

Involving Patients and Carers in Quality Improvement Projects: A Practical Guide – Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust

This guide explains how to involve patients and carers in Quality Improvement (QI) projects. The toolkit covers topics such as: How to pay service users and carers How to recruit service users and carers How to run effective and inclusive meetings

Winter 2018/19 in the NHS: The solutions – Society for Acute Medicine

Briefing that looks at the role of ambulatory emergency care (AEC) in alleviating winter pressures in the NHS. This is an alternative to hospital admission for patients with acute problems who might otherwise have spent at least one night in a hospital bed

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme West Riding and Craven – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance (QA) visit of the West Riding and Craven screening service held on 19 April 2018.

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Antenatal and Newborn Screening Programmes Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance visit of the Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust screening service held on 7 November 2017.

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Antenatal and Newborn Screening Services South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance (QA) visit of the antenatal and newborn screening service held on 17 May 2017.

Screening Quality Assurance Visit Report: NHS Breast Screening Programme South East London Breast Screening Service – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance (QA) visit of the south east London breast screening service (SELBSS), on 21 September 2017.

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Antenatal and Newborn Screening Programmes Harrogate and District Foundation Trust – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance visit of the antenatal and newborn (ANNB) screening service held on 7 February 2018.

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Antenatal and Newborn Screening Programmes Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance visit of the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust screening service held on 27 February 2018.

Screening Quality Assurance visit report NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance visit of the South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw screening service held on 15 March 2018.

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Breast Screening Programme North and Mid Hampshire – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance visit of the North and Mid Hampshire screening service held on 9 May 2018.

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Antenatal and Newborn Screening Programmes Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance visit of the Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust screening service held on 14 and 15 March 2018.

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Antenatal and Newborn Screening Programmes Liverpool Women’s NHS Foundation Trust – Public Health England

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Antenatal and Newborn Screening Programmes Liverpool Women’s NHS Foundation Trust.

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Cervical Screening Programme Littlefield – Public Health England

The findings in this report relate to the quality assurance visit of the Littlefield colposcopy screening service held on 19 March 2018.

Understanding patient needs in switching from biologic to biosimilar medicines: Final report of survey and focus group findings – The Patients Association

Patients Association report that finds patients with common conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis and ulcerative colitis are being switched to new medicines without receiving the support they need to understand any changes, or to monitor and manage side effects

Guidance on investigating cases, clusters and outbreaks of Legionnaires’ disease: For Public Health England health protection teams – Public Health England

The guidance brings together information on Legionnaires’ disease from Public Health England and other organisations to: set out roles and responsibilities for public health investigation and enforcement highlight specific considerations for investigation of potential sources of infection in healthcare, travel

Detection and enumeration of Listeria monocytogenes and other Listeria species: National Infection Service Food Water and Environmental Microbiology Standard Method – Public Health England

The method described is applicable to the detection and enumeration of Listeria monocytogenes and other Listeria species in all food types. These include milk and dairy products, and in environmental samples. These methods are well referenced and represent a good

Detection of Salmonella species: National Infection Service Food Water and Environmental Microbiology Standard Method – Public Health England

This document details a method for detecting Salmonella species in all food types, including: milk and dairy products raw molluscan shellfish raw shell eggs This method also applies to detection of Salmonella in environmental samples, such as swabs and cloths.

UK Standards for Microbiology: Investigations Vertical and perinatal transmission of hepatitis C – Public Health England

Information on UK Standards for Microbiology Investigations for vertical and perinatal transmission of hepatitis C.

EU Exit Operational Readiness Guidance: Actions the health and care system in England should take to prepare for a ‘no deal’ scenario – Department of Health and Social Care

Actions that providers and commissioners of health and social care services should take to prepare for, and manage, the risks of a no-deal exit scenario. Guidance, developed and agreed with NHS England and NHS Improvement, will support the health and