Smear test results waiting period increased to 20 weeks say the HSE

The HSE have confirmed that all women will have to wait at least 20 weeks for their smear test results.

In announcement made this afternoon the HSE National Director Damien McCallion, told the Public Accounts Committee the increased waiting time comes as there is a backlog of around 80,000 smears to be processed.

It is understood that the waiting period has increased by two weeks after a high number of women have presented for a repeat smear test following the recent...
source: The Liberal

2018-11-08 19:34
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