Guidance for Best Practice Management in the National Bowel Screening Programme: Consultation document

Submissions on this consultation have now closed.

Published online: 
26 November 2018

As part of ongoing quality improvement, the National Bowel Screening Programme (NBSP) has developed draft clinical guidelines for the health sector entitled ‘Best Practice Management in the National Bowel Screening Programme’.

The guidelines will provide guidance to practitioners involved in the Bowel Screening pathway, supporting clinical decision making and providing advice to participants.

The NBSP is consulting on these draft guidelines with the clinical groups and professional bodies, using the Ministry’s online consultation tool. A final version of the guidelines will be published following consideration of the consultation feedback.

Consultation period is closed

Submissions closed at 11.45 pm, Friday 18 January 2019.

This consultation has now closed.  Our thanks to all who took part.

Comments from the consultation will be collated and considered by the NBSP Clinical Oversight Group. Views will be used to inform and finalise the Guidance to be adopted. The final version of the Guidance will be published on the Ministry's website and will also be distributed directly to providers.

Publishing information

  • Date of publication:
    26 November 2018
  • ISBN:
    978-1-98-856820-1 (online)
  • HP number:
    6978
  • Citation:
    Ministry of Health. 2018. Guidance for Best Practice Management in the National Bowel Screening Programme: Consultation document. Wellington: Ministry of Health.
  • Ordering information:
    Only soft copy available to download
  • Copyright status:
    Owned by the Ministry of Health and licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Licence.
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