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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Psychosis with coexisting substance misuse: assessment and management in adults and young people.

This guideline offers best practice advice on the assessment and management of people with psychosis and coexisting substance misuse. Psychosis is a condition that affects a personâ?Ts mental state, including their thoughts, mood and behaviour. The sympto ...

Immunisation Guidelines for Ireland 2008 EDITION- Online only update August 2010

13.3.2010 Immunisation Guidelines for Ireland 2008 EDITION – Online only update August 2010 Click here to download PDF 1.73MB Department of Health (Ireland) Immunisation Immunisation Guidelines for Ireland 2008 EDITION – Online only update August 2010 Cli ...

Healthcare Waste Packaging Guidelines 2010

13.3.2010 Healthcare Waste Packaging Guidelines 2010 Click here to download PDF 420KB This document replaces the publication entitled Segregation Packaging and Storage Guidelines for Healthcare Risk Waste – 3rd edition, published in 2004. Click here to do ...

Guidance for those selling Tobacco Products

12.6.2009 Guidance for those selling Tobacco Products Click here to download PDF 417kb Prescribed Signage PDF 714kb Department of Health (Ireland) Selling tobacco to the public Guidance for those selling Tobacco Products PDF 417kb Prescribed Signage PDF 7 ...