Focus on public health and prevention: has the quality of provision changed in recent years?

Document type
Report
Author(s)
Davies, Alisha; Keeble, Eilís; Bhatia, Tazeem
Publisher
Health Foundation
Date of publication
1 April 2016
Subject(s)
Health Services, Families
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

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This  report provides an overview of public health outcomes in recent years. It also considers the opportunities and challenges presented as efforts are made to maintain the quality of services in the light of recent reforms and financial pressures. It examines trends in 20 indicators across sexual and reproductive health (SRH) and HIV, substance misuse, smoking, childhood obesity and immunizations. Its findings are based on information gathered reflections from senior public health professionals and other provider and advocacy organisations.