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Reducing young people's drinking

This series of Good Practice Guides is designed to share important information about health inequalities and some of the evidence-based measures that can be taken to reduce the stark differences in health and wellbeing within populations. The conditions i ...

Good Practice Guides: Reducing young people's drinking

Actions to tackle health inequalities demand the efforts of government, statutory organisations, and community, voluntary and private sectors. This Good Practice Guide to reducing young peopleâ?Ts drinking is one of a series designed to capture informatio ...

The equity action spectrum: taking a comprehensive approach

World Health Organization (WHO), Regional Office for Europe Guidance for addressing inequalities in health This guidance aims to support European policy-makers to improve the design and iplementation of policies to reduce inequities in health. It brings t ...

EISS Operational Guidance- Version 13

The Early Intervention Transformation Programme (EITP) is a Northern Ireland Executive/Atlantic Philanthropies Delivering Social Change Signature Programme, funded jointly by the Delivering Social Change fund, DoH, DE, DoJ, DfC, DfE and The Atlantic Phila ...

Frontline Health and Social Care Worker 2018/19 seasonal influenza vaccine campaign: Trust guidance on data collection of vaccine uptake

Publish to PHW Public to Repository 10.14655/11971-1188787 Public Health Agency Health Professionalxs Fuel Poverty Chronic Conditions Obesity Health Inequalities Guidance ...

Briefing 17: Assessing, measuring and monitoring local health inequalities

Summary of guidance on measuring health inequalities at local level; to be read alongside the Health Inequalities Profiles 10.14655/6744-21826 Julian Flowers An update of Briefing 14, to be used alongside ERPHO's Health Inequalities Profiles 2007 Sum ...

Services in disadvantaged areas: Statins report

NICE report: Proactive case finding and retention and improving access to services in disadvantaged areas (Health Inequalities)- Statins 10.14655/6744-22418 Support Unit for Research Evidence (SURE), Cardiff University Access to services in disadvantaged ...

Guide for World Class Commissioners Promoting Health and Well-being: Reducing Inequalities

refer to the resource 10.14655/6744-26766 Royal Society for Public Health Health inequity One of the core missions of commissioners is to reduce health inequalities. Promoting health and well-being is necessary but not sufficient, and it is essential that ...

Improving Health and Reducing Inequalities: A Practical Guide to Health Impact Assessment

(WHIASU) A basic guide to conducting a HIA 10.14655/6744-28984 Welsh Health Impact Assessment Support Unit Health Impact Assessment (WHIASU) A basic guide to conducting a HIA.   1. Health impact assessment is a tool that can help organisations to assess t ...

Implementation plan for reducing health inequalities in infant mortality: A good practice guide

The publication shows how to narrow the health inequalities gap in infant mortality by looking at current examples of best practice. 10.14655/6744-29324 Department of Health review of the health inequalities infant mortality PSA target The publication sho ...

Workforce policy guidance

Workforce policy directorate guidance documents. 10.14655/11971-1048032 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Circulars, Health workforce policy and management, Workforce policy reports and guidance Workforce policy di ...

Guidance for HSC professionals on termination of pregnancy in Northern Ireland

This guidance aims to provide clarity on the law framing termination ofpregnancy in Northern Ireland. It is imperative that health and social careprofessionals understand their responsibilities under the law.  10.14655/11971-987754 Department of Health, S ...

Tobacco Retailers Act (Northern Ireland) 2014- Retailers Guidance

From 6th April 2016, the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPS) is commencing new legislation under the Tobacco Retailers Act (Northern Ireland) 2014. The Act aims to reduce smoking prevalence among children and young people by r ...

Guidance for voluntary sector funding applications and reporting requirements

Circular HSS (OSS Training) 1/2016 10.14655/11971-987774 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Circulars, Social services, Social services policy Circular HSS (OSS Training) 1/2016 Fuel Poverty Chronic Conditions Obesi ...

Protecting Looked After Children guidance

This paper has been developed to provide guidance on protecting and safeguarding children who are ‘Looked After’. The needs of the child or young person is central to all such planning processes. Avoiding unnecessary duplication or subjecting young people ...

Emergency care activity returns and guidance

The information presented on emergency care within the publication is derived from the statistical returns listed below. 10.14655/11971-987805 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Guidance literature, DHSSPS statistic ...

Guidance on Charging for Residential Accommodation

If you need to go into residential accommodation you may have to make a contribution to the cost of your care. This section provides information on how Trusts calculate how much you can pay. 10.14655/11971-1007706 Department of Health, Social Services and ...

EPPR-1 and EPPR-2 return forms and guidance

Guidance and forms for Completion of Estates Procurement Performance Return Forms EPPR-1 and EPPR-2  10.14655/11971-1007716 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Financial plans and reports, Finance, Procurement and Su ...

Excess winter deaths and morbidity and the health risks associated with cold homes

10.14655/105129-107388 National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Death, Mortality, Winter, Climate, Housing, Cold home, Temperature The guideline is for commissioners, managers and health, social care and voluntary sector practitioners who ...

Racial Equality in Health- Good Practice Guide- Consultation Document (PDF 261KB)

10.14655/799178-801485 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety health, population, northern ireland, government, Reports and Consultation Documents This good practice guide has been produced by the Equity Commission for Northern Ireland in ...