The UK National Screening Committee and NHS Screening Programmes have become part of Public Health England, an executive agency of the Department of Health.
Public Health England has been established to protect and improve the nation’s health and wellbeing and to reduce inequalities. It will lead on the development of a 21st-century health and wellbeing service, supporting local authorities and the NHS to deliver the greatest possible improvements in public health. It came into being in April 2013. For all corporate information please see www.gov.uk/phe
The programme is made up of professionals with a wealth of expertise across the whole care pathway.
More about the programme
Watch an introduction to the programme from Prof Adrian Davis, Programme Director.