Advisory Committee on Cervical Screening meeting 26 November 2012

The Advisory Committee on Cervical Screening (ACCS) met on Monday 26 November 2012 in Skipton House, London. The following issues were discussed:

  • update on NHS Cancer Screening Programmes into Public Health England (PHE) and the future of the ACCS
  • HPV issues
  • consultation on revised NHSCSP information materials
  • consultation on recommendation to raise age of first invitation for screening to 25 in Scotland and Wales
  • update on a potential new cervical screening IT system
  • action to tackle the falling participation of younger women aged 25 to 35
  • statistical reports, including the annual ONS/IC statistical  bulletin and a paper on coverage over time
  • updates

Download summary note of ACCS meeting held on 26 November 2012 (PDF, 35K)

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