Data Confidentiality: All Cervical Sample Taker Database users are required to agree to the following disclaimer:

I understand that on the Cervical Sample Taker Database, I may come into contact with, or have access to, confidential information relating to NHS staff. I understand that misuse of this information, especially its disclosure to people or agencies that are not authorised to receive it, would constitute a serious breach of confidentiality. I also understand that the use and security of personal information is subject to the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 and that unauthorised disclosure of personal information is a criminal offence under the Act.

Declaration statements for all professionals registering onto the CMFT Cervical Sample Taker Database (CSTD)

Declaration statements for all professionals registering onto the CMFT Cervical Sample Taker Database (CSTD) As clinicians, you are professionally responsible and accountable for your practice and therefore expected to ensure that you continuously work to improve the safety, effectiveness and quality of the cervical screening service. The NHS Cervical Screening Programme (NHS CSP) guidance recommends that all sample takers have completed foundation training and attend 3 yearly updates for best practice.

1. Qualified Nurses (including practice nurses and nurses working in sexual health/ family planning clinics and locum nurses).

If you are a qualified nurse, by registering onto the CSTD you are declaring that you are:

2. Trainee Sample Takers (Nurses)

If you are a trainee sample taker, by registering onto the CSTD you are declaring that you are:

3. Doctors in General Practice (including locum doctors)

If you are a doctor in a GP Practice, by registering onto the CSTD you are declaring that you are:

4. Other Doctors ( e.g. those taking cervical samples in community settings e.g. sexual health / family planning clinic settings (including locum doctors)

If you are a doctor, by registering onto the CSTD you are declaring that you are:

5. Colposcopists

If you are a colposcopist, by registering onto the CSTD you are declaring that you are:

6. Nurse Colposcopists and Colposcopy Nurses

If you are a colposcopy nurse, by registering onto the CSTD you are declaring that you are:

7. Trainee General Practice Doctors

If you are a trainee GP, by registering onto the CSTD you are declaring that you are:

8. Medical Students:

By registering onto the London CSTD, you are declaring that you are or will be undertaking cervical sample taking for the purpose of medical school training, only under direct supervision of a qualified sample taker/trainer.