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ALERT: possible cervical screening text messaging scam

NHS ENGLAND – FRAUD ALERT – CERVICAL SCREENING

NHS England have received reports today of a possible scam.

Some women are being contacted by text message, claiming to be from the call and recall service to advise they are overdue for screening. The message asks them to call a mobile number and provide personal details.

These messages are not from the NHS Cervical Screening Programme.

The Action Fraud Line has been contacted.

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The Action Fraud Line has been contacted.

 

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