Public Health white paper consultation events - briefing notes
Are you attending any of the consultation events being staged by the Strategic Health Authority or local PCTs? If so, check out the Regional Voices website where you can obtain the Regional Voices briefing note on the white paper.
The agenda is all about addressing the social factors which lead to inequalities in the health of our communities. The key to tackling social determinants is the local authority, and so the primary responsibility for public health is being transferred away from the health department back to local councils in April.
Even if you are not going to any of these events, you should still find the briefing helpful: