About this resource:
Source: The Guide to Community Preventive Services
Last Reviewed: February 2006
The Community Preventive Services Task Force recommends using provider reminder systems to increase cervical cancer screening by Pap test. These reminders let health care providers know that it’s time — or past time — for a client’s cancer screening. Providers can get the reminders in different ways, like in client charts or emails.
Guide to Community Preventive Services. (2006). Cancer Screening: Provider Reminder and Recall Systems – Cervical Cancer. Retrieved from https://www.thecommunityguide.org/findings/cancer-screening-provider-reminder-and-recall-systems-cervical-cancer