NHS Breast Screening Programme Central Return Data Set (KC63)

IntroductionThe NHS Breast Screening Programme Central Return Data Set (KC63) provides information to the NHS Breast Screening Programme from Upper Tier Local Authorities on the Breast Screening history of their residents.

Overview

Introduction

The NHS Breast Screening Programme Central Return Data Set (KC63)  provides information to the NHS Breast Screening Programme from Upper Tier Local Authorities  on the Breast Screening history of their residents.  Screening Programmes  are supported by the UK National Screening Committee.

The information is used to:

  • assess coverage of Breast Screening and monitor standards of the SERVICES provided

  • monitor progress towards achieving the Government's objective of reducing the death rate in the population invited for Breast Screening

  • provide data for the Public Expenditure Survey (PES) negotiations, resource allocation to the NHS and Departmental accountability

  • provide data published annually by the Department of Health and Social Care  in the statistical Bulletin 'Breast Screening Programme'.

Collection

Data on Breast Screening should be readily available from the Primary Care Organisation's computerised call and recall system designed for Breast Screening.  A national computer program is provided and maintained by  NHS Digital

The NHS Breast Screening Programme Central Return Data Set (KC63)  reports information on the Breast Screening history of women who were resident in the Upper Tier  Local Authority, including Unitary Local Authorities  at 31 March. It is completed annually and submitted by the end of the October following the end of the REPORTING PERIOD  to which the data relates.

Submission

The NHS Breast Screening Programme Central Return Data Set (KC63)  is submitted in csv file format.

Specification

Organisation and reporting period

To carry details of the reporting organisation and the reporting period. One occurrence of this group is required.

Mandation

Data Elements

REPORTING PERIOD START DATE

REPORTING PERIOD END DATE

ONS ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER

PART 1

Population of women covered by the NHS Breast Screening Programme:To carry the breast screening details of the total number of women resident, age group and ineligible population covered by the NHS Breast Screening Programme.Multiple occurrences of this group are permitted, one for each AGE GROUP reported.

Mandation

Data Elements

BREAST SCREENING AGE GROUP CODE (KC63)

RESIDENT ELIGIBLE WOMEN TOTAL (UPPER TIER LOCAL AUTHORITY)

WOMEN RECALL CEASED TOTAL (UPPER TIER LOCAL AUTHORITY)

WOMEN NEVER SCREENED TOTAL (SELECTED FOR SCREENING)

WOMEN NEVER SCREENED TOTAL (NOT SELECTED FOR SCREENING)

WOMEN INVITED FOR SCREENING IN PERIOD TOTAL (CALL AND RECALL)

WOMEN SCREENED IN PERIOD TOTAL (CALL AND RECALL)

WOMEN INVITED FOR SCREENING IN LAST THREE YEARS TOTAL (CALL AND RECALL)

WOMEN SCREENED IN LAST THREE YEARS TOTAL (CALL AND RECALL)

WOMEN SCREENED IN PERIOD TOTAL (SELF AND GP REFERRALS)

WOMEN SCREENED IN LAST THREE YEARS TOTAL (SELF AND GP REFERRALS)

WOMEN SCREENED IN PERIOD TOTAL

WOMEN SCREENED IN LAST THREE YEARS TOTAL

COVERAGE (PERCENTAGE OF ELIGIBLE WOMEN SCREENED IN LAST THREE YEARS)

PART 2

 Open Breast Screening Episodes:To carry the details of the women with open episodes for the NHS Breast Screening Programme.One occurrence of this group is permitted.

Mandation

Data Elements

WOMEN NOT INVITED TOTAL (OPEN BREAST SCREENING EPISODE)

WOMEN INVITED TOTAL (OPEN BREAST SCREENING EPISODE)

PART 3

High Risk Episodes:To carry the details of the women with a High Risk Episode for the NHS Breast Screening Programme. One occurrence of this group is permitted.

Mandation

Data Elements

WOMEN TOTAL (HIGH RISK EPISODE)

WOMEN SCREENED TOTAL (HIGH RISK EPISODE)

Also Known As

This data set is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Short name Breast Screening (KC63)