It’s a popular question to our Health Information Line – what is the cervical screening test?
The two-yearly pap smear has been replaced with a five- yearly Cervical Screening Test. We answer your important questions on the changes.
From 1 December 2017, important changes were made to the National Cervical Screening Program, the program that aims to prevent cervical cancer by detecting early changes in the cervix.
The key changes to the program are: