National Bowel Cancer Screening Program – Policy Framework

This framework supports the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program. It outlines best practices in implementing the Program, the screening process itself and how the Program will be managed and reviewed.


National Bowel Cancer Screening Program – Policy Framework

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This framework is for all those involved in the bowel cancer screening process. It outlines:

  • the program’s goals and objectives
  • key program elements
  • program governance, including key roles and responsibilities
  • how the program will be monitored and evaluated
  • the screening pathway for patients

This Policy Framework has been endorsed by the Standing Committee on Screening

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