Screening Population

A Screening Population is PEOPLE.


A Screening Population is  PEOPLE.

A Screening Population  is the population within a particular age group that is of interest to a Screening Programme at a given date.

Screening Programmes serve larger Screening Populations than those of individual care ORGANISATIONS, and the effective Screening Population sizes will vary with individual Screening Programmes. Approximate Screening Population sizes for securing and delivering any given Screening Programme  will be determined at a national level.

This item is not referenced in a data set in the NHS Data Model and Dictionary. It has been retained for information.

Also Known As

This NHS business definition is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural Screening Populations