The future is ours: Women, automation and equality in the digital age – Institute for Public Policy Research

Automation will produce significant productivity gains that will reshape specific sectors and occupations. These gains are likely to be recirculated, with jobs reallocated rather than eliminated, economic output increased, and new sources of wealth created. The problem is likely to

A 21st century skills system for Wales: Challenges and opportunities – Institute for Public Policy Research

Wales is at the centre of a number of significant disruptions likely to bring long-term changes for its people and economy. Some of these are global in nature, such as automation and technological change. Some affect the whole UK –

Memorandum of Understanding On the role of the National Adviser on LGBT Health – Government Equalities Office , Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) and NHS England

This Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) sets out matters agreed between the Government Equalities Office (GEO), the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) and NHS England in relation to the role, function and responsibilities of the National Adviser on LGBT

Gender Diversity in AI Research – Nesta

Lack of gender diversity in the artificial intelligence (AI) workforce is raising growing concerns. Our analysis shows that there is a gender diversity gap in AI research, in a larger and more comprehensive corpus than those which have been used

Our future in the land – Food, Farming and Countryside Commission

Food, Farming and Countryside Commission report that argues that action must be taken in the next ten years, to stop ecosystems collapse, to recover and regenerate nature and to restore people’s health and wellbeing. It looks at the costs of

Medical radiation dose issues associated with dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) scans for sports performance assessments and other non-medical practices – Department of Health and Social Care

In this their 18th report, the Committee on Medical Aspects of Radiation in the Environment presents a review of the health effects, benefits and risks arising from the use of ionising radiation in dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) scans in non-medical

Health economic evidence resource (HEER) tool – Public Health England

The health economic evidence resource (HEER) tool (Excel) shows the main cost-effectiveness and return on investment evidence on activities in the public health grant. Each piece of evidence is summarised across over 20 criteria to provide details on how the

Directions by the Secretary of State as to the conditions governing payments by health authorities to local authorities and other bodies under Section 28A of the National Health Service Act 1977 – Department of Health

These Directions come into force on 1 April 2000 and govern powers of money transfer between NHS and local councils introduced by the Health Act 1999. An annex contains the Memorandum of Agreement, Annual Voucher and Audit Certificate.

HSC (2000) 011 LAC (2000) 10: Commencement of sections 29 and 30 of the Health Act, 1999 – Department of Health

This circular advises on the new powers of money transfer between the NHS and local councils introduced by the Health Act 1999. Equivalent to LAC (2000)10. This supercedes HSG (92)43; LAC (92)17.

HSC (2000) 010 LAC (2000) 009 : Implementation of Health Act Partnership Arrangements – Department of Health

This circular provides information about the use of Partnership Arrangements under section 31 of the Health Act 1999, and the related Regulations (The Health Act 1999 Partnership Arrangements 2000/617) . The circular is supported by detailed implementation advice.

HSC (2000) 009 : Data Protection Act 1998: protection and use of patient information – NHS Executive

This circular highlights the main implications for the NHS of the Data Protection Act 1998 and associated Orders and regulations and the consequent action NHS bodies should take in order to comply with the Act. It is not a complete

HSC (2000) 007: No secrets – guidance on developing multi-agency policies and procedures to protect vulnerable adults from abuse – Department of Health

The Government wishes to improve the arrangements for dealing with incidents of adult abuse. In September 1999 the Department of Health issued a consultative draft copy of ‘No Secrets’ for comment. We now enclose copies of the final, published document.

HSC (2000) 006: Professions supplementary to medicine: employment of practitioners in the NHS and social services departments – NHS Executive

This guidance consolidates previous advice concerning the restriction of employment of all practitioners of the professions supplementary to medicine. It also asks you to verify registration.

HSC (2000) 004: Shaping the future NHS: long-term planning for hospitals and related services: consultation document on the findings of the National Beds Inquiry – NHS Executive

This circular covers the consultation document on the findings of the National Beds Inquiry, including the supporting analysis.

HSC (2000) 003 LAC (2000) 003 : After-care under the Mental Health Act 1983: section 117 after-care services – Department of Health

This circular covers three recent judgments affecting the provision of after-care under the Mental Health Act 1983 (MHA). Section 117 of the MHA places a duty on health and social services authorities to provide after-care services for certain patients discharged

HSC (2000) 002: The management and control of hospital infection: action for the NHS for the management and control of infection in hospitals in England – NHS Executive

This Health Service Circular sets out a programme of action for the NHS to: strengthen prevention and control of infection in hospital; secure appropriate health care services for patients with infection; improve surveillance of hospital infection; and monitor and optimise

National Child Measurement Programme: Operational guidance 2019 – Public Health England

The National child measurement programme (NCMP) is part of the government’s commitment to dealing with the public health challenge of excess weight. The NCMP Operational guidance 2018 has been revised and chapter 3 has been updated. this document provides guidance

HSC (2000) 008 : 2000/01 HCHS capital allocations policy on capital to revenue transfers: changes to the NHS Trust financial regime – NHS Executive

This HSC details: part one, allocation of capital resources available for Hospital and Community Health Services (HCHS) in 2000/01; part two, the policy on capital to revenue transfers; part three,changes to the NHS Trust Financial Regime.