Cervical screening

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

NEWS:
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  • Out of date vials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