Children’s And Young People’s Experiences Of Loneliness: 2018 – Office for National Statistics

Analysis of children’s and young people’s views, experiences and suggestions to overcome loneliness, using in-depth interviews, the Community Life Survey 2016 to 2017 and Good Childhood Index Survey, 2018.

National Measurement of Loneliness: 2018 – Office for National Statistics

This compendium provides comprehensive information on the loneliness measurement landscape, the recommended national indicators of loneliness and the question testing underpinning its recommendations.

Disease risk considerations supporting the definition of Avian Influenza Higher Risk Areas in England, Scotland and Wales – Public Health England

Defining an approach to determining higher risk areas for introduction of avian influenza virus into poultry or captive birds due to contact with infected wild birds to comply with Commission Decision (EU) 2018/1136 of 10 August 2018.

Progress towards ending the HIV epidemic in the UK: 2018 summary, key messages and recommendations – Public Health England

Epidemiological reports based on PHE data on HIV testing, diagnosis and care in the UK this document provides the 2018 summary, key messages and recommendations. Additional Items

Annual epidemiological spotlight on HIV in the North East: 2017 data – Public Health England

Report presenting annual epidemiological data for HIV in north-east England. HIV remains an important public health problem in the North East. The focus should continue on increasing testing and improving HIV treatment, and testing all newly diagnosed patients for recent

Promoting healthy weight in children, young people and families: resource to support local authorities – Public Health England

This resource is made up of briefings and practice examples to promote healthy weight for children, young people and families as part of a whole systems approach. It supports: local authorities Clinical Commissioning Groups other NHS partners and non-government agencies

Health visitor service delivery metrics and outcomes: Metric and outcome definitions – Public Health England

This document presents metadata including the definitions of health visitor service delivery metrics and associated outcomes as calculated from the Community Services Dataset.

Using the Care Review Tool for mortality reviews in Mental Health Trusts: Guidance for reviewers – Royal College of Psychiatrists

Guidance for NHS mental health trusts to ensure ways of improving services are learned from patients’ deaths is unveiled today.  The guidance, drawn up by the Royal College of Psychiatrists (RCPsych), focuses on patients with severe mental illness and on four

Care review tool for mortality reviews – Royal College of Psychiatrists

Guidance for NHS mental health trusts to ensure ways of improving services are learned from patients’ deaths is unveiled today.  The guidance, drawn up by the Royal College of Psychiatrists (RCPsych), focuses on patients with severe mental illness and on four

Laboratory-confirmed cases of measles, rubella and mumps, England: July to September 2018: Health Protection Report Volume 12 Number 42 – Public Health England

Quartlerly report with commentary, on cases confirmed by PHE’s Virus Reference Department or national routine laboratory testing (mumps only).

Herpes zoster (shingles) immunisation programme 2017 to 2018: evaluation report: Evaluation of the fifth year of the shingles vaccination programme in England from 2017 to 2018 – Public Health England

In 2017 to 2018, patients became eligible for the shingles vaccine on their 70th and 78th birthday. Data underlying this report were collected according to the previous eligibility criteria, when patients were eligible if they were 70 or 78 on

NDA and PHE Epidemiology Governance Group Annual Report 2017 to 2018 -Nuclear Decommissioning Authority and Public Health England

Details the work undertaken by Community Rehabilitation Companies (CRCs) on Domestic abuse.

Tetanus in England: 2017: Health Protection Report Volume 12 Number 18 – Public Health England

Update of the 2016 HPR report on surveillance data for England and Wales covering that period and it reiterates current recommendations on diagnosis and clinical management of tetanus. Data sources for the enhanced surveillance of tetanus include notifications.

Voluntary surveillance of pyogenic and non-pyogenic streptococcal bacteraemia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland: 2017: Health Protection Report Volume 12 Number 41 – Public Health England

Analysis of data from voluntary reports of pyogenic and non-pyogenic bacteramia (including trend data; age, sex and geographical distribution; and antimicrobial susceptibility) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Hepatitis C treatment monitoring in England: Content, completeness and preliminary findings from the Hepatitis C patient registry and treatment outcome system – Public Health England

This report summarises the content and completeness of data contained within the Hepatitis C patient registry and treatment outcome system at the end of April 2018, enabling a preliminary assessment of HCV treatment and its monitoring in England.

Prevention is better than cure: Our vision to help you live well for longer – Department of Health and Social Care

This document sets out a vision for putting prevention at the heart the nation’s health. Our mission is to improve healthy life expectancy so that, by 2035, we are enjoying at least five extra years of healthy, independent life, whilst