Scottish Government pledges 800 more GPs over the next ten years

Scottish Government pledges 800 more GPs over the next ten years

December 5 2017 The Scottish Government has announced it will aim to increase the number of GPs...

‘Highest ever number of people entering GP training in NHS history’ recorded

‘Highest ever number of people entering GP training in NHS history’ recorded

November 30 2017 The number of people entering GP training increased by 138 to 3,157, new data...

PHW issues advice regarding ordering flu vaccination stock for the 2018-19 season

PHW issues advice regarding ordering flu vaccination stock for the 2018-19 season

November 29 2017 Public Health Wales has written to GPs with advice regarding stock ordering...

Practices asked to address communication needs of people with sensory loss

Practices asked to address communication needs of people with sensory loss

November 27 2017 General practices are being asked to ensure information they provide is made...

Wales exceeds GP training places target

Wales exceeds GP training places target

November 21 2017 Recruitment into GP training places in Wales has passed the target set for this...

  • Scottish Government pledges 800 more GPs over the next ten years

    Scottish Government pledges 800 more GPs over the next ten years

    Tuesday, 05 December 2017 11:08
  • ‘Highest ever number of people entering GP training in NHS history’ recorded

    ‘Highest ever number of people entering GP training in NHS history’ recorded

    Thursday, 30 November 2017 09:30
  • PHW issues advice regarding ordering flu vaccination stock for the 2018-19 season

    PHW issues advice regarding ordering flu vaccination stock for the 2018-19 season

    Wednesday, 29 November 2017 12:53
  • Practices asked to address communication needs of people with sensory loss

    Practices asked to address communication needs of people with sensory loss

    Monday, 27 November 2017 14:57
  • Wales exceeds GP training places target

    Wales exceeds GP training places target

    Tuesday, 21 November 2017 15:01

a blood pressure monitor imageOctober 11 2017

Workplace wellbeing providers and employer organisations are being asked to submit their health and wellbeing practices in a project reviewing what interventions are available.

 Public Health England is overseeing the survey and is being promoted by NHS Health Check. “The most promising and innovative practices will be featured as case studies and infographics in the public report. These will be available to organisations for wider promotional activities,” said NHS Health Check.

In addition, PHE and RAND Europe will invite participating organisations to a networking event in 2018 to recognise promising practices and launch the report. “Each submission will also receive tailored, confidential feedback from the research team and all submitted practices will be listed in the final report.”

Poor health and wellbeing is estimated to cost the UK economy around £58 billion each year through productivity losses in the workplace.

Links:
NHS Health Check announcement                  
Promising Practices for Healthy Workplaces survey           

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