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Table 11 Description of preventive health services provided in the five European countries surveyed

From: Migrant’s access to preventive health services in five EU countries

  Organized screening program Year of implementation of the screening program Inclusion of the screening as item of the Health Interview Survey
Screening test
Mammography
  Belgium Yes 2001 Yes
  Italy Yes 1990 Yes
  Malta Yes 2009 Yes
  Portugal Yes 1990 No
  Spain Yes 1990 Yes
Pap smear test
  Belgium Yes (only Flanders) 2013 Yes
  Italy Yes 1996 Yes
  Malta Yes 2016 Yes
  Portugal Yes 1990 No
  Spain Yes 1986 Yes
Colorectal screening
  Belgium Yes 2009 No
  Italy Yes 2005 Yes
  Malta Yes 2013 No
  Portugal Yes 2009 No
  Spain Yes 2000 Yes
  1. The table contains information about the presence of organized screening program, separately for mammography, Pap smear test and colorectal screening; the year of implementation of the screening program and the inclusion of information about the screenings as an item of the Health Interview Survey in the five studied countries