COVID-19 latest

There have been some reports recently on TV and in the press regarding Covid-19 vaccinations and mammograms.  There is currently no requirement for women to wait for a period of time following a Covid-19 vaccination before attending for breast screening.  However, if you have recently had your Covid-19 vaccination, please inform the breast screening unit when you attend your appointment.

If you are due your routine NHS Breast Screening & receive a letter asking you to make an appointment, please call 01204 390454 to make an appointment. Breast screening is for Women aged 50-71. All our screening centres have COVID safety measures in place. All staff wear appropriate PPE, machines are disinfected after every mammogram and appointments have been spaced apart to ensure social distancing measures can be adhered to. If you have any symptoms please do not attend your appointment. If you have received a letter asking you to book a breast screening appointment or you wish to change an existing appointment you can do so by completing this form Arrange or Change Appointment Request Form. Alternatively, you can phone the office on 01204 390454 or email: bsu@boltonft.nhs.uk