Accreditation of centres is reviewed annually and is active for the subsequent year. Accredited Centres may include the phrase 'BSGE accredited Endometriosis Centre' on their websites, paperwork and information to patients.
NHS England specialist commissioners have published the specification for the service for treating endometriosis. They have endorsed the BSGE Endocentre approach and only plan to commission services from centres that meet the BSGE Accreditation criteria.
This is great news for patients who are more likely to be offered treatment in specialist centres where gynaecologists work in multidisciplinary teams, have sufficient workload to maintain their skills and audit their data. You can now use our search facility to find a specialist, accredited centre in your area.
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