From September 2023, you now have the option of doing a self swab.
For those who are uncomfortable with having a cervical sample taken (what used to be called a smear test) or who have put off getting screened, the new test will be less invasive. The option to self-test also means that some who have been hesitant to get screened, may be more inclined to do so.
The HPV test is very accurate at detecting HPV which causes more than 95% of cervical cancers.
Talk to our team and get tested!
Read more at – www.timetoscreen.nz/cervical-screening