Cervical Screening Programme
Department of Health
The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

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Past Events & News – 2008

"Promoting Health in Hong Kong : A Strategic Framework for Prevention and Control of Non-Communicable Diseases" has been published

   

28 October 2008

The Hong Kong Department of Health has launched a strategic document entitled "Promoting Health in Hong Kong: A Strategic Framework for Prevention and Control of Non-communicable Diseases". The framework draws together the expert opinions from various disciplines and making references to the World Health Organization's guiding principles in disease prevention and health promotion. It sets out the vision, goal and strategic directions which will help shape an environment that is conducive to sustaining Hong Kong people's health and well-being. The document has highlighted cervical cancer screening as an effective strategy to prevent cancer. Please click here and take a look at the document.

 

Statistics of Cervical Cancer

   

2 October 2008

The updated Statistics of Cervical Cancer is now available. To view the statistics, please click here.

 

Poster Campaign at Railway Networks

   

30 June 2008

To sustain the public awareness on cervical cancer prevention and increase the coverage rate of cervical cancer screening, CSP posters were posted up at the railway networks in Hong Kong, namely East Rail, West Rail and Ma On Shan Rail, from 14 June to 11 July 2008. Please click here to see the photos.

 

Results of the up-to-date Behavioural Risk Factor Survey on cervical cancer screening coverage among Hong Kong women

   

16 June 2008

Results of the up-to-date Behavioural Risk Factor Survey on cervical cancer screening coverage among Hong Kong women (including women who had ever had a cervical smear and women with last cervical smear taken within 3 years) is now available. To view the statistics, please click here.

 

Statistics of Cervical Cancer

   

10 March 2008

The updated Statistics of Cervical Cancer is now available. To view the statistics, please click here.
 

Poster Campaign at Bus Shelter Networks

   

8 March 2008

In order to strengthen the awareness of public to cervical cancer prevention, posters about cervical cancer screening will be placed at bus shelter networks in different areas of Hong Kong in February and March. Please take notice of the above activities.

 

Advertisements in local women magazines

   

8 March 2008

Advertisements about Cervical Screening Programme will be posted in 2 local magazines for women in March in order to encourage more women to participate in cervical cancer screening.

 

Advertisements in local medical journals

   

8 March 2008

Advertisements about Cervical Screening Programme will be posted in 3 local medical journals in March in order to encourage health care professionals to register with the programme.

 

 

 

 

   
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