how government can increase rates of organ donation, particularly from black and minority ethnic (BAME) communities
how the issue of consent should be managed within the NHS what role technology could play in helping people to discuss their preferences with family
CMF plans to make a submission to the consultation - further details to followhow opt-out could work in practice, what safeguards would be necessary, and how families could be supported
The UK National Screening Committee (UK NSC) is consulting on its guidance covering the development, production and review of information to support all UK population screening programmes. Their aim is to produce:
• a more consistent approach to information provision across all programmes and countries
• an agreed definition of the meaning of informed choice in the context of accepting or declining the offer of screening
CMF will be making a submission.
The consultation document can be found here.
Comments should be sent to UKNSCConsultation@phe.gov.uk
The consultation period closes on 16 November 2017.