Cervical Sample Takers

 HPV Primary Screening Implementation

From the 11th September 2017 all cervical screening samples sent to the Southmead cytology laboratory will be screened for HR-HPV as the first test.

SAMPLE TAKER COURSES

The South West Regional Cytology Training Centre provides both TWO DAY FOUNDATION COURSES and HALF DAY UPDATES   for Cervical sample takers within the area covering Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.

We also offer a half day condensed theoretical course for GP trainees without formal cervical sample taker training, which covers the important aspects of the NHS Cervical Screening Programme.

CERVICAL SAMPLE TAKER REGISTER

If you need to register for a cervical sample taker code please follow this link and enter your details to the Cervical Sample Taker Register.

CERVICAL SAMPLE TAKER INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS (UP TO SEPTEMBER 2016)

Individual sample taker audits for sample sent to Southmead Laboratory.

CERVICAL SAMPLE TAKER RESOURCES

Some useful leaflets, information and documents for cervical sample takers.

Cervical Sample Taker Training