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- 5 June 2015
Cuts to public health and local authority spending spell a potential crisis for the NHS prevention agenda which needs to be a national priority in order to reduce avoidable ill health and the resulting strain on NHS services.
- 29 May 2014
Following chairing the public health strand at the Primary Care and Public Health conference, Shirley Cramer picks out some of her highlights of the day.
- 15 May 2014
The guide provides an overview of the commissioning process aimed at providers and commissioners of health improvement services.
- 12 May 2014
In light of Mental Health Awareness Week, Gina Mohajer looks at the importance of workplace awareness and support for mental health problems.
- 9 May 2014
Chair of RSPH welcomes study assessing impact of reducing risk factors in cutting premature deaths from non-communicable diseases
New research published in The Lancet has revealed that reducing six risk factors could prevent over 37 million deaths from the four main non-communicable diseases by 2025.
- 25 April 2014
In response to the increasing emphasis on mental wellbeing in addition to mental illness, RSPH has developed a new health qualification in Understanding Mental Wellbeing.
- 24 April 2014
Following a lively discussion at the annual BRC Conference last October, Paul Taylor explores whether to grade or not to grade the results of BRC audits.
- 17 April 2014
The latest NICE quality standard on Infection prevention and control has been published alongside disturbing news that an estimated 300,000 patients develop a healthcare associated infection (HAI) each year.