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£20k golden handshake scheme for GPs extended

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Survey asks for information on workplace health and wellbeing practice

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  • Welsh GP recruitment campaign renewed as deemed a success

    Welsh GP recruitment campaign renewed as deemed a success

    Friday, 20 October 2017 09:34
  • £20k golden handshake scheme for GPs extended

    £20k golden handshake scheme for GPs extended

    Tuesday, 17 October 2017 14:57
  • Survey asks for information on workplace health and wellbeing practice

    Survey asks for information on workplace health and wellbeing practice

    Wednesday, 11 October 2017 13:31
  • General practice sees a 14% increase in the number of complaints raised about it in Scotland

    General practice sees a 14% increase in the number of complaints raised about it in Scotland

    Tuesday, 10 October 2017 13:40
  • GMC consults on skills needed by newly-qualified doctors

    GMC consults on skills needed by newly-qualified doctors

    Friday, 06 October 2017 16:41

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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