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National Screening Programme for Bowel Health.

BowelScreen is a new, government-funded screening programme which once established,  will offer a BowelScreen home test kit to women and men aged 60 to 69 every two years.

Overtime the programme will be expanded until the full 55 to 74 age group is reached. To develop the capacity to cater for the full 55 to 74 age group, the programme will be implemented on a phased basis, starting with men and women aged 60 to 69.
If you would like to check if you are on the Bowelscreen Register you can contact by telephone on Freephone: 1800 45 45 55 and if you are not your details can be added.

The following details will need to be confirmed:
*Surname (or family name)
*Date of Birth
*GP/Family doctors details
BowelScreen – The National Bowel Screening Programme,
King’s Inn House, 200 Parnell Street, Dublin 1.
Freephone: 1800 45 45 55.

For further information see the INFORMATION FOR PATIENTS section on