Govt seeks GP feedback on patient self-collection for HPV testing

The health department wants to know what doctors think about the proposed change to cervical screening

GPs are being urged to have their say on patient self-swabbing for HPV test samples in a new federal Department of Health consultation ahead of its decision on offering it to all patients.

Associate Professor Julia Brotherton
Associate Professor Julia Brotherton.

The department has asked the University of Melbourne to survey GPs to identify any barriers to