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Social and Emotional Wellbeing in Secondary Education (PH 20)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence Guidance for all those who have a responsibility for the social and emotional wellbeing of young people in secondary education This guidance is for all those who have a responsibility for the social an ...

Reducing Differences in the Uptake of Immunisations (PH 21)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence Guidance on the immunisation of children and young people This guidance is for NHS and other professionals responsible for the immunisation of children and young people. They may work in: children’s se ...

Promoting Mental Wellbeing at Work (PH 22)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence Guidance to promote mental wellbeing through productive and healthy working conditions The guidance is for those who have a direct or indirect role in, and responsibility for, promoting mental wellbein ...

School-based Interventions to Prevent Smoking (PH 23)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence Recommendations to support both prevention and stop smoking This guidance is for all those responsible for preventing the uptake of smoking by children and young people aged under 19. This includes tho ...

Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease (PH 25)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence Guidance on the prevention of cardiovascular disease at the population level The guidance is for government, the NHS, local authorities, industry and all those whose actions influence the population’s ...

Quitting Smoking in Pregnancy and Following Childbirth (PH 26)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence Guidance on how to stop smoking in pregnancy and following childbirth This guidance is for NHS and other commissioners, managers and practitioners who have a direct or indirect role in, and responsibil ...

Stroke: Diagnosis and initial management of acute stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA)

National Collaborating Centre for Chronic Conditions Diagnosis and initial management of acute stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA) Diagnosis and initial management of acute stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA) The advice in the NICE guideli ...

Talking about solvents

A guide for parents on discussing solvents with their teenagers Public Health Agency Substance misuse A guide for parents on discussing solvents with their teenagers Guidance Other Guidance http://www.publichealthagency.org/sites/default/files/Talking%20a ...

Promoting physical activity at work: A guide for employers

This booklet is the second in a series of short guides aimed at promoting health in the workplace. It outlines to employers the benefits of promoting physical activity at work, how workplaces can be active places through simple activities and changes, wha ...

Mental Health First Aid Northern Ireland wallet card

The MHFA wallet card supplements the MHFA Northern Ireland Manual and is used by MHFA trainers and instructors. It has the five actions of the MHFA action plan on the back. Public Health Agency Mental health The MHFA wallet card supplements the MHFA North ...

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 Julian Flowers An update of Briefing 14, to be used alongside ERPHO's Health Inequalities Profiles 2007 Summary of guidance on ...

Services in disadvantaged areas: Statins report

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

Supporting Healthy Lifestyles: The Natioanl Child Measurement Programme- Guidance for 2006- 07 school year

The Department of Health is providing a central data store for child obesity data collected by PCTs to be available for live implementation by the end of June 2006. The central data store will be accessible by PCTs via Unify, the DH performance management ...

The national child measurement programme guidance for PCTs: 2007-08 school year

refer to the resource Cross-Government Obesity Team, Department of Health Childhood obesity This guidance has been developed following wide consultation with primary care trusts (PCTs) and schools. It provides advice to PCTs on: arrangements for measuring ...

How to set and monitor goals for prevalence of child obesity: guidance for Primary Care Trusts (PCTs) and local authorities

This guidance follows on from the publication of the Governmentâ?Ts obesity strategy Healthy Weight, Healthy Lives: A Cross-Government strategy for England. The guidance provides advice to PCTs and local authorities on how to set child obesity goals as pa ...

Closing the gap: Setting local targets to reduce health inequalities

Summary of the policies, theory and practice of setting targets to reduce health inequalities Bull J. and Hamer L., Health Development Agency Setting health inequality targets This briefing paper provides a summary of the policies, theory and practice of ...

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

(WHIASU) A basic guide to conducting a HIA 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 the possible conseque ...

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. Department of Health review of the health inequalities infant mortality PSA target The publication shows how to narrow the ...

Healthy child, healthy future: speech and language therapy for children

This resource is designed to reinforce a collaborative approach between speech and language therapists, referrers and parents in the identification and management of children with developmental speech and language and communication needs (including childr ...

Childhood immunisation: Guidance notes for professionals

This booklet summarises the childhood immunisation programme and provides guidance for professionals administering vaccines. Public Health Agency Immunisation This booklet summarises the childhood immunisation programme and provides guidance for professio ...