Tagged: public health

Transfer of public health staff from PCTs to local authorities – pension provision post 1 April 2013

This letter from the Public Health England Transition Team to Directors of Public  Health and PCT HR Directors sets out the agreement on pension provision for transferring staff, ‘new starters’ post 1 April 2013 and the groups of staff to … Read more → – Transfer of public health staff from PCTs to local authorities – pension provision post 1 April 2013

Local Authorities – Health and Wellbeing Boards and Health Scrutiny Regulations

The Local Authority (Public Health, Health and Wellbeing Boards and Health Scrutiny) Regulations 2013 have now been published (see link below). The publication of these regulations provide a step forward in enabling local authorities to finalise local preparations for health … Read more → – Local Authorities – Health and Wellbeing Boards and Health Scrutiny Regulations

Interim statement of collaboration between Public Health England and NICE

Public Health England and the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence have produced an agreement on five areas of collaboration between the two organisations. Read the interim statement of collaboration between NICE and PHE

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

Join webinar on how districts will contribute to the new public health system

The District Councils’ Network (DCN) invites health and wellbeing board members to join a webinar on 1 February from 10 – 11.30am to discuss how districts will play a vital role in the new health and social care landscape and … Read more → – Join webinar on how districts will contribute to the new public health system