Manchester Lung Health CheckBrought to you by Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
and Manchester Health & Care Commissioning
Learn more about the Lung Health CheckDownload leaflets, find out what you can expect and available locations
I have a few questions about the Lung Health Check, who do I need to speak to?
Please call the appointments line on 0161 291 3580 and the team will be able to assist.
How long will my Lung Health Check take?
Approximately 20 minutes
Will I see a Doctor for my Lung Health Check?
The Lung Health Check will be carried out by a Specialist Lung Nurse.
Do I have to come into hospital for my Lung Health Check?
No, the Lung Health Check will be done in a community setting in a conveniently located location such as a supermarket car park/football ground.
Will I have a CT Scan?
You will only have an ultra-low dose CT scan if the findings from the Lung Health Check questionnaire determine you are at risk and need a CT scan.
If I have a CT scan how long will I have to wait for the results
The results will be sent to you within 4 weeks
I have never smoked myself but have been heavily exposed to passive smoking, can I have a lung health check?
However, if you are concerned about your breathing please contact your GP.