HCV Testing Policy

The National HCV Testing Policy 2012 version 1.0 was endorsed by the BBVSS and MACBBVS in May 2012 and will be reviewed on an annual basis by the Expert Reference Committee.

Read more about the consultation process and Expert Reference Committee.

The first review was held in May 2013 resulting in the production of version 1.1.

Download the full 2012 National HCV Testing Policy v1.1 or browse section by section and print only the sections you require.

1.0 Introduction
2.0 Diagnostic Strategies
3.0 Indications for HCV Testing
4.0 Informed Consent for Testing
5.0 Conveying HCV Test Results
6.0 Surveillance and Research
7.0 Health Care Workers
8.0 Antenatal and Perinatal Testing
9.0 Quality Assurance of HCV Testing
10.0 Point of Care for HCV in Community Settings
11.0 Funding of HCV Testing
12.0 Recent Advances in Monitoring and Characterising HCV Infections

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2012 National HCV Testing Policy v1.1 (PDF, 33kb)

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