Transforming Public Health Bulletin: issue 14 December 2012

Welcome to the December 2012 edition of the Transforming Public Health Bulletin. In this issue we provide an update on Public Health England, including the latest PHE appointments, put the spotlight on pandemic influenza preparedness, and provide the latest news … Read more → – Transforming Public Health Bulletin: issue 14 December 2012

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New data linkage service

A new data linkage service is available from the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) The service will be available to those with responsibility for commissioning, providing care, undertaking clinical audits and research. The service will have the ability … Read more → – New data linkage service

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The Shape of Training Review: call for written evidence

A call for written evidence for a review on the future of postgraduate medical training is open until 8 February 2013. Chaired by Professor David Greenaway, Vice-Chancellor of Nottingham University, the independent Shape of Training Review was established earlier this … Read more → – The Shape of Training Review: call for written evidence

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Renewed push for flu vaccination announced as part of winter planning

The Health Secretary recently announced a targeted campaign to increase uptake of flu vaccine amongst people in clinical risk groups as part of a package of measures to help keep people well this winter. As well as the Cold Weather … Read more → – Renewed push for flu vaccination announced as part of winter planning

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More NICE public health briefings and guidance

The National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) has published three more public health briefings for local government, developed with input from the independent Local Government Reference Group, and two new public health guidance documents. The three new briefings cover: Inequalities … Read more → – More NICE public health briefings and guidance

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