ADPH President appointed Deputy Chief Medical Officer for England

September 3, 2021 in ADPH Updates, PH System by Campbell Findlay

ADPH President, Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy, has been appointed Deputy Chief Medical Officer for England with responsibility for jointly leading the new Office for Health Improvement and Disparities (OHID).  Professor
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Statement: Responding to the launch of the Office for Health Promotion

March 29, 2021 in ADPH Updates, PH System by Lucy Sutton

There are many positive aspects of the public health system reforms, including the key leadership role of the CMO in respect of the Office for Health Promotion and the establishment
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Statement: Responding to the launch of the UK Health Security Agency

March 24, 2021 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19, Health Protection, PH System by Campbell Findlay

Today’s announcement provides some clarity about the leadership of the UK Health Security Agency and we look forward to further details setting out the government’s wider approach to public health
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Statement: responding to the publication of the public health grant allocations

March 16, 2021 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19, Health Protection, PH Funding, PH System by Campbell Findlay

The public health grant allocations are too little, too late. After years of cuts, and in the context of COVID-19, we are dismayed that this settlement does not reflect the
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Statement: Response to The Department of Health and Social Care’s legislative proposals for a Health and Care Bill

February 11, 2021 in ADPH Updates, Integration & Devolution, PH System by Campbell Findlay

The proposals recognise the strong collaboration already happening between Directors of Public Health in local government and the NHS; and provide an opportunity to strengthen these relationships in the future. 
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ADPH Submission: Comprehensive Spending Review 2020

September 25, 2020 in ADPH Updates, PH Funding, PH System, Policy Statements, Publications by Campbell Findlay

The Association of Directors of Public Health (ADPH) is the representative body for Directors of Public Health (DsPH) in the UK. It seeks to improve and protect the health of
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Toolkit for Implementing Quality in Public Health: A Shared Responsibility

March 25, 2020 in ADPH Updates, PH System, Sector Led Improvement by Teresa Grandi

Translating the principles from Quality in Public Health: A Shared Responsibility into practical programmes of quality improvement may not appear straightforward especially given the large number of quality improvement tools
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ADPH responds to announcement of Public Health Grant allocation 2020-21

March 17, 2020 in ADPH Updates, PH Funding by admin

Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy, President, Association of Directors of Public Health, said: “It is welcome that the Government has taken a positive step forward after year upon year of deep
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ADPH responds to Budget 2020

March 12, 2020 in ADPH Updates, PH Funding, PH System by Lucy Sutton

Responding to the budget announcement on 11th March 2020, Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy, President, Association of Directors of Public Health, said: “Given the scale of the challenge in relation to
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ADPH Budget Submission, Spring Budget 2020

March 11, 2020 in ADPH Updates, PH Funding, PH System, Policy Statements by Lucy Sutton

This statement sets out our key priorities in advance of the Budget 2020. The full statement can also be downloaded here. Summary of key recommendations Investment in public health must be
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