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Important information about the national breast screening programme - 02 May 2018

Important information about the national breast screening programme - 02 May 2018

Wednesday 2 May - 14:30

Following the announcement by the Secretary of State this afternoon (Wednesday 2 May) that 450,000 women in England had failed to get an invitation to the national breast screening programme, the Department of Health is advising patients not to contact their GP in the first instance, but to contact the dedicated national helpline on 0800 169 2692 or to look on NHS Choices website for more information.