Public health transformation nine months on: bedding in and reaching out

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Corporate author(s)
Local Government Association (England and Wales); Public Health England
Local Government Association
Date of publication
1 January 2014
Health Services
Social welfare
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Public health made the formal transfer to local government in April 2013, and in the subsequent months great strides have been made to tackle the wider social and economic determinants of poor health. This resource commissioned by the LGA and PHE describes how public health in a number of councils has started to use the opportunities of a local government setting to improve health and wellbeing

The detailed case studies provide key messages from the area, a description of the work they are undertaking to best meet local health priorities and plans for the future.