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 –

Updated guidelines on post exposure prophylaxis (PEP) for varicella/shingles – Public Health England

Guidance on the use and ordering of varicella zoster immunoglobulin (VZIG).  Varicella zoster immunoglobulin (VZIG) is a scarce blood product that is offered to individuals at high risk of severe chickenpox following an exposure. Post exposure prophylaxis (PEP) is offered to

Protecting people Promoting health: A public health approach to violence prevention for England – Department of Health

This document outlines the extent and impact of violence nationally, covering violence in the general population as well as specific violence types that can impact dramatically on different sectors of society: child maltreatment, youth violence, intimate partner violence, sexual violence

Evaluation of the Liverpool Women’s Turnaround Project – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

This research evaluation was commissioned by Liverpool PCT. The evaluation provides information on the Turnaround Project, activities and interventions undertaken and the outcomes achieved by the females accessing the project. This evaluation highlights good practice and makes recommendations for improvement

Evaluation of the Liverpool Women’s Turnaround Project: Moving forward – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

This short report details the main findings from the full evaluation of the Turnaround Project. The project is a female only service for women involved in the Criminal Justice System and for women at risk of offending. It is designed

Public Health England: Health and Justice Annual Review 2017/18 – Public Health England

This report focusses on some aspects Public Helath England’s  Health and Justice team’s work during the 2017/18 financial year, specifically with regards to: prisons: including a new National Partnership Agreement on Prison Healthcare in England and supporting the Prison Estate Transformation Programme

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Cervical Screening Programme East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust – Public Health England

Finds the service is well organised with the lead colposcopist providing strong leadership. Team members are engaged and motivated. A systematic and focused approach to quality improvement was evident with engagement in activities to reduce health inequalities and improve community engagement to

Women and HIV Invisible No Longer: A national study of women’s experiences of HIV – Sophia Forum and Terence Higgins Trust

Sophia Forum and Terence Higgins Trust one-year study aiming to explore the needs and experiences of women affected by HIV.  It finds: Over half of women (58%) living with HIV in the UK have experienced violence in their lives Almost

While your back was turned: How mental health policymakers stopped paying attention to the specific needs of women and girls – The Mental Health Foundation

Report from the Mental Health Foundation that identifies the mental health of young women and girls is deteriorating, and the gap between men and women has widened over recent years. In last 15 years have seen an unprecedented rise in

The investigation of stillbirth: (Briefing Paper Number 08167) – House of Commons Library

This briefing paper deals with the position in England and Wales. All unexpected or avoidable deaths, including those of mothers or babies, which may have been the result of healthcare failings should currently be investigated as serious incidents, under NHS England and NHS

Health Behaviour In School Age Children Wellbeing Of Adolescent Girls – Public Health England

This report summarises data on girls’ emotional health and wellbeing, informed by an analysis of data from the health behaviour in school-aged children (HBSC) study for England, 2014. It presents data from the most recent survey and illustrates associations between wellbeing of adolescent girls

Informed Choice? Giving Women Control Of Their Healthcare – All Party Parliamentary Group on Women’s Health

This report has found that across the country women are not being treated appropriately when it comes to their physical, mental and gynaecological health. Using a survey of over 2,600 women and freedom of information requests, the report highlights the