Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Cervical Screening Programme East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust – Public Health England

Finds the service is well organised with the lead colposcopist providing strong leadership. Team members are engaged and motivated. A systematic and focused approach to quality improvement was evident with engagement in activities to reduce health inequalities and improve community engagement to

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme North and East Devon – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to North and East Devon held on 26 April 2017. The QA visit team identified 6 high priority issues as summarised below: low levels of reporting screening safety incidents identification and implementation of actions following

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme West Sussex – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to West Sussex held on 29 June 2017.  The QA visit team identified 6 high priority findings as summarised below: internal quality assurance oversight and reporting long term capacity and demand planning for screening and

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: Basildon and Thurrock Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Cervical Screening Programme – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Basildon and Thurrock Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust held on 27 June 2017. The QA visit team identified 30 high priority findings. These have been summarised below: there is a lack of documentation detailing the requirements

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Cervical Screening Programme Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust held on 28 and 29 June 2017. The QA visit team identified 8 high priority findings as summarised below: ensure that the hospital based programme co-ordinator (HBPC) role

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme Central Yorkshire – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to central Yorkshire held on 11 May 2017. The QA visit team identified a number of high priority issues as summarised below: no formal equipment replacement plan unacceptable reasons for not achieving the 8-week treatment

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Breast Screening Programme Crewe Breast Screening Service – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Crewe Breast Screening Service held on 28 September 2017. Finds major staffing shortages across radiology, pathology and some vacancies in surgery and radiography making the service extremely vulnerable. The current team works exceptionally hard to deliver

Eye Health Needs Assessment of people in Lincolnshire, Rutland, Leicestershire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Northamptonshire, Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire – Public Health England

Good eye health will enable people to live as independently as possible, have a high quality of life and save the cost of avoidable visual loss. As well as providing an overview of population need in the region and eye

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Cervical Screening Programme Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust held on 9, 19 and 20 June 2017. The QA visit team identified 2 immediate concerns which were addressed within seven days of the visit. all colposcopy examinations must

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme Leicester Bowel Screening Centre – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Leicester Bowel Screening Centre on 23 March 2017.  The QA visit team identified one immediate concern: ensure that all transfer of confidential electronic patient identifiable data between hospital sites is secure (this has been confirmed

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw Bowel Cancer Screening Service – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw held on 28 and 29 September 2017. The QA visit team identified 3 high priority findings as summarised below: there are some significant staffing issues within pathology there is

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Cervical Screening Programme Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust held on 05 July 2017.  The QA visit team identified 9 high priority findings as summarised below: ensure the hospital based programme co-ordinator (HBPC) has

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme, Shropshire,Telford and Wrekin – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin held on 21 June 2017. The QA visit team identified no immediate concerns or high priority recommendations.

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

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Carcroft Health Centre held on 21 July 2017. It finds 8 high priority findings: develop an organisational accountability structure for the colposcopy service, including detail of escalation routes for governance and performance issues ensure

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

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Poole Hospital NHS Trust held on 3 October 2017.  Identifies 10 high priority areas: there is a lack of clarity around governance arrangements for screening and the process of escalation to the trust

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme East Anglia Diabetic Eye Screening Programme

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to East Anglia Hospital NHS Foundation Trust held on 18 October 2017.  The visit found 3 high priority findings: the hard copy of clinic information containing patient identifiable data (PID) is not destroyed promptly after it

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Cervical Screening Programme Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust held on 7 and 12 September 2017 that one high priority finding, summarised below: Ensure the lead colposcopist has a job description and appropriate dedicated professional activity time allocation.

NHS public health functions agreement 2018-19: Public health functions to be exercised by NHS England – Department of Health and Social Care

The NHS public health functions agreement sets out the arrangements under which the Secretary of State delegates responsibility to NHS England for certain public health services (known as Section 7A services). The services currently commissioned in this way are: national

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme West Surrey and North Hampshire – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit in West Surrey and North Hampshire held in October 2017.  It finds no immediate concerns and no high priority findings.

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

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Whittington Health NHS Trust held on 10 October 2017.  It identifies 5 high priority findings: service level agreement between the Health Service Laboratory and University College London Hospitals (UCLH) NHS Foundation Trust needs