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Coronavirus: Screening

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 75136, tabled on 15 November 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the effectiveness and ease of use of the Government’s covid-19 lateral flow test reporting platform.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

22 November 2021

The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) continually assesses the effectiveness and ease of use of the lateral flow test reporting platform. NHS Digital has worked closely with the UKHSA to identify and implement improvements based on user research and data analysis. The service has been peer reviewed with the Government Digital Service and received an accessibility audit, showing that the service is compliant and meets the standards for user friendly services, inclusive to those with accessibility needs.

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