Breast cancer screening in Canada – environmental scan

ReportBreast cancer screening in Canada – environmental scan
See the key components for breast cancer screening programs/strategies across Canada

Released: April 2016


Breast cancer screening reports

ReportCancer screening in Canada: an overview of screening participation for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer
This is a pan-Canadian report that compares programmatic participation and self-reported utilization (both programmatic and non-programmatic screening) for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer for within and outside of current national screening guidelines. This approach supports the Partnership’s goal of increasing screening within guidelines while decreasing screening outside of guidelines.

Released: January 2015


ReportBreast cancer screening in Canada: monitoring & evaluation of quality indicators – results report January 2009 – December 2010
Released: December 2015





ReportOrganized breast cancer screening programs in Canada: report on program performance in 2007 and 2008
Released: February 2013





ReportReport from the Evaluation Indicators Working Group: guidelines for monitoring breast cancer screening program performance
Released: February 2013





ReportQuality determinants of breast cancer screening with mammography in Canada
Released: February 2013

Updated section on enabling informed decisions

Released: November 2015




Last updated: August 12, 2016