Public Health teams promote healthy lifestyles and prevent people from ill health, not just through medicine but also through wider factors that have an impact on health. The responsibilities of Public Health teams range from sexual health promotion to smoking cessation and interventions can include anything from non-smoking poster to promoting playing football in the … Continue reading The Impact of Cuts on Public Health
Public health is going digital. PHE and the NHS already embrace technology: from NHS Choices to the Change4Life Sugar Smart mobile app, information has long been transmitted to the public electronically. In a different remit, public health indicators are gathered through Fingertips, allowing the generation of local health profiles. In 2018 we expect to see a surge in new … Continue reading What will digital mean for Public Health England in 2018?