This HSC sets out the transitional arrangements for implementing the new residence based allocation formula for HIV/AIDS allocations, (as previously notified in AWP(00-01) HA 32), and for HIV prevention in 2000/01. For HIV/AIDS treatment and care it: sets out the
Newsletter including the latest information and resources for the universal human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination programme for eligible girls and boys. The national HPV vaccination programme is being extended to eligible boys from 1 September 2019. The universal HPV vaccination programme special edition features:
GUMCAD is the mandatory surveillance system for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and collects data on STI tests, diagnoses and services from all commissioned sexual health services in England. This guidance is for clinical staff in specialist and non-specialist services commissioned to provide
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Human papillomavirus (HPV) immunisation information for public health professionals, including updates. This chapter features: the history and epidemiology of the virus the HPV vaccine the dosage and schedule for the UK recommendations for the use of the vaccine contraindications and adverse reaction advice
This guidance provides information for healthcare practitioners about HPV universal programme eligibility, scheduling and vaccine administration for the adolescent programme.
Report that finds geographical variation in access to the highest standard of sexual health services, worsened by the impact of greatly reduced funding and increased fragmentation of services. Sexual health must be sufficiently funded to deliver high quality sexual health
Guidance for commissioners on how audits can contribute to assuring both the quality of service provision and the continuous quality improvement in sexual health, reproductive health, and HIV (SH,RH&HIV) services.
Globally, sexual violence places large burdens on individuals’ health and well-being, as well as local communities and services. However, few prevention strategies exist that specifically aim to prevent and respond to nightlife related sexual violence. As part of the European
Men who have sex with men (MSM) in London are disproportionately affected by syphilis and this is getting worse. The report includes: context of syphilis infection data sources syphilis burden in London burden by local authority
Report presenting data for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the North West of England.
A rapid sexual health needs assessment for Liverpool Primary Care Trust (PCT) was commissioned to provide an understanding of the sexual health needs of the population and establish whether the current supply of services is adequate enough to meet them. Data
A rapid sexual health needs assessment for Knowsley Primary Care Trust (PCT) was commissioned to provide an understanding of the sexual health needs of the population and establish whether the current supply of services is adequate enough to meet them. Data
Report presenting data for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the Yorkshire and Humber.
Report presenting data for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the South West of England.
Updated policy document outlines the arrangements for funding of the use of cobicistat as a booster in treatment of HIV infection (all ages).
Report that finds: Sex and Relationships Education (SRE) was well received by both students and teachers; findings highlight the need to strengthen teacher training and the systematic use of materials, and encourage the sourcing of external expertise. The pilot SRE
This review sought to identify effective and cost-effective interventions and programmes that addressed health literacy and personal skills in relation to alcohol use and sexual health in community-based settings, including parent-targeted and family-based approaches.
Report presenting data for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the East of England.
A report on an evaluation of a web-based communications campaign that aims to improve young people’s access to information on protecting their sexual health and avoiding unplanned pregnancy. This report sets out the findings of initial baseline qualitative research into