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Continuing international partnerships amid the transition to PHE

Duncan Selbie shares positive developments for Public Health England in both international partnerships and across local government Last week’s announcement of a proposed common basis for food labelling, with support from the main supermarkets, was the culmination of years of … Read more → – Continuing international partnerships amid the transition to PHE

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The health and care system from April 2013

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This diagram gives an overview of the new health and care system from April 2013. It illustrates the statutory bodies that will make up the new system, oriented around people and communities and where they receive their local health and … Read more → – The health and care system from April 2013

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The health and care system in April 2013 [infographic]

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Update 17 September 2012: The graphic on this page has been developed and expanded – see updated graphic of health and care system from April 2013 The health and care system is changing in order to meet new challenges. New organisations, … Read more → – The health and care system in April 2013 [infographic]

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A short guide to health and wellbeing boards

What are health and wellbeing boards? The Health and Social care Act 2012 establishes health and wellbeing boards as a forum where key leaders from the health and care system work together to improve the health and wellbeing of their … Read more → – A short guide to health and wellbeing boards

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New start date and funding for local Healthwatch

Further details on the establishment of local Healthwatch bodies, including a new start date and extra funding, have been set out by Health Minister Andrew Lansley. Following feedback from local authorities and Local Involvement Networks, they now have until April … Read more → – New start date and funding for local Healthwatch

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