Tagged: local authorities

Transferring public health staff from PCTs to LAs

These slides (produced January 2013) provide an update to those people who attended events organised by the HR Concordat Steering Group, for senior managers in both PCTs and local authorities in autumn 2012. They discuss the transition issues for the … Read more → – Transferring public health staff from PCTs to LAs

Meeting local public health challenges

Duncan Selbie looks at how local public health teams tackle the challenges in different geographies, and how Public Health England will be working with local authorities to improve the health of their populations. As I continue my visits to Local … Read more → – Meeting local public health challenges

Announcement of ring-fenced public health funding

In his first message of the new year, Duncan Selbie highlights the recent announcement of ring-fenced public health funding for local authorities and two further director appointments for Public Health England. Yesterday’s announcement by Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State for … Read more → – Announcement of ring-fenced public health funding

£5.45 billion budget for local public health services announced

A £5.45 billion two-year ring-fenced public health budget for local authorities has been announced today. From April 2013, public health budgets will be protected for the first time, with local authorities taking the lead for improving the health of their … Read more → – £5.45 billion budget for local public health services announced

Plans for announcing ring-fenced funding for local authorities

Duncan Selbie highlights the new code of conduct for PHE staff plus further director appointments, and explains a short delay in the announcement of ring-fenced public health funding for local authorities. I had very much hoped we would be able to announce … Read more → – Plans for announcing ring-fenced funding for local authorities