CCC-NW welcome appointment of access officer to oversee screening services

Co-operating for Cancer Care NorthWest has welcomed the news that two Access Officers have been appointed to the the National Cancer Screening Service.

The officers' role will be to co-ordinate assistance for women with disabilities to access BreastCheck and CervicalCheck services.

CCC-NW say that since the roll-out of BreastCheck and CervicalCheck in Donegal, they have received several calls from women who feel that their disability hinders them from accessing screening services.

The groups spokesperson is Noelle Duddy..........

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