Tag Archives: Inequalities in Health Outcomes

Services and Support for People with Dementia Within Minority Ethnic Groups in the UK (APPG on Dementia / Alzheimer’s Society)

Summary The All Party Parliamentary Group on Dementia 2013 “Inquiry into services and support for people living with dementia in the UK within minority ethnic groups” has been investigating the extent to which there may be unique conditions in various … Continue reading

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Chief Medical Officer’s First Annual Report: Volume 2 (BBC News / Department of Health / NHS Choices)

Summary Volume Two of the Chief Medical Officer, Professor Dame Sally Davies’s first annual epidemiology and surveillance report offers a comprehensive overview of the threat of antimicrobial resistance and infectious diseases. Volume One appeared late last year. Full Text Link … Continue reading

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Future Trends: a Predictive Timeline of UK Health and Social Care (King’s Fund)

Summary The King’s Fund has published a “Future of health and social care timeline”. This interactive timeline indicates some of the key trends at work and a few predicted future milestones which are deemed likely to influence how health and … Continue reading

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Chief Medical Officer’s First Annual Report (Department of Health)

Summary The Chief Medical Officer, Professor Dame Sally Davies’s first annual epidemiology and surveillance report offers a comprehensive review of England’s public health. A major feature of this report (volume one) is the use of cartograms to emphasise geographical differences. … Continue reading

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Time to Think Differently Programme: Future Trends Analysis (King’s Fund)

Summary This section of the King’s Fund‘s “Time to Think Differently Programme” attempts to offer a comprehensive overview and analysis of the trends which are likely to influence how health and social care is delivered in the future.  The authors of these web pages aim to ensure … Continue reading

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A Primary Care Approach to Mental Health and Wellbeing: Sandwell (NHS Confederation)

Summary This NHS Confederation report presents a case study of how Sandwell’s health commissioners responded to health inequalities in their local population. It shows how health service commissioners can develop a primary care-led approach to improving mental health and wellbeing, thereby … Continue reading

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The National Health Service and Public Health Service in England: Secretary of State’s Annual Report 2011/2012 (Department of Health)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 1, August 2012]. Summary  The “National Health Service and public health service in England: Secretary of State’s annual report 2011/2012” is the first annual … Continue reading

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