West Midlands Diabetic Eye Screening

Useful Links

NHS Screening provides information on the screening programme offered annually to all people with diabetes from the age of 12.

For information for all offered national screening programmes across the different lifecourse stages, the Screening Timeline provides a useful overview.


  • Guidance on Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Public Health England has a screening blog, which provides up-to-date screening programme developments for diabetic screening.
  • GPs may be interested in this e-learning content, developed in conjunction with PHE screening that gives GPs guidance to support patients in understanding and accessing NHS screening programmes.