National Policies

This page provides links to national policy documents from governments or national healthcare bodies. These may be useful as examples of how governments set out their priorities for national screening programmes and what they consider when deciding whether a screening trial should take place.

You can view each policy below in full by clicking on the relevant link.

Pioneering Manchester cancer screening pilot to be rolled out nationwide

Author: The Christie NHS Foundation Trust Publication Source: The Christie NHS Foundation Trust Country: UK Date: Feb 2019 Summary of Content: This press release explains that the community-based, targeted lung cancer screening – Manchester’s Lung Health Check pilot – is being rolled out to have 10 sites across the country Link to Document:

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