Tagged: children

New national pledge to improve children’s health and reduce child deaths

A new pledge about making improvements to the health of children and young people has been launched today. The pledge is part of the government’s response to the Children and … Read more → – New national pledge to improve children’s health and reduce child deaths

Useful resources for health visitors

These resources and tools are aimed at health visitors and people who work with them to deliver the Healthy Child Programme for children aged 0 to 5 years old. They … Read more → – Useful resources for health visitors

New child abuse alert system for hospitals announced

Hospitals will have a new system to help doctors and nurses spot children suffering from abuse and neglect, Health Minister Dr Dan Poulter announced today. Work on the system will … Read more → – New child abuse alert system for hospitals announced

Children, Families and Maternity e-bulletin – December 2012

This month’s edition features information about: improving birthing environments capital grant programme integrated review pilot testing new NHS information service for parents – service is extended Child Line’s Report – … Read more → – Children, Families and Maternity e-bulletin – December 2012

Children and Young People’s Health Outcomes Forum final event

Health minister Dr Dan Poulter and Chief Medical Officer Professor Dame Sally Davies attended a reception this week with members of the Children and Young People’s Health Outcomes Forum, to … Read more → – Children and Young People’s Health Outcomes Forum final event

Health visitor implementation plan 2011 to 2015 sets out call to action

The ‘Health visitor implementation plan’ sets out a call to action to expand and strengthen health visiting services. The plan sets out the purpose, vision, programme of work, governance and … Read more → – Health visitor implementation plan 2011 to 2015 sets out call to action

Children, Families and Maternity bulletin – October 2012

This month’s edition features information about: more and more parents sign up to NHS Information Service for Parents 2011 update of stillbirths in the West Midlands healthy start vitamin distribution … Read more → – Children, Families and Maternity bulletin – October 2012