Cervical screening

Welcome to the Greater Manchester Cervical Screening page. Here you will find important information and updates regarding the national Cervical Screening programme

The New Cervical Screening Administration Service is lauching on 31st October 2021 – find out more here New NHS Cervical Screening Management System starting 2021 – NHS Digital

Please be aware the TAT has increased – visit the CSTD for current times CSTD | Manchester (mft.nhs.uk)

Newsletters – Updated 15/06/2021

Feb 2021 Newsletter

July 2021 Newsletter

Rejected Samples

The most common reasons for rejected samples in Greater Manchester are:

  • Out of date vials
  • Early repeats (tests taken too soon before the next test due date)
  • Mismatch on Vial/Form
  • Unlabelled vial

Top Tips for preventing rejected samples