ADPH Policy Positions

December 19, 2018 in Active Travel and Physical Activity, ADPH Updates, Air Pollution and Climate change, Alcohol and Drugs, Built Environment, Children, Young People and Familes, Commercial Determinants of Health, Health and Social Care Services, Housing, Integration & Devolution, Mental Health, Obesity, nutrition and physical activity, PH Funding, PH System, PH Workforce, Policies, Policy Statements, Publications, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Sustainability and Climate Change, Tobacco by Lucy Sutton

In November 2017, ADPH published a series of policy position statements on eight key topics alongside a narrative document exploring roles and enablers within the public health system. These position
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ADPH Response to the Consultation on the Health & Care Workforce Strategy

March 23, 2018 in ADPH Updates, PH System, PH Workforce by Lucy Sutton

Please find attached the ADPH response to the consultation on the Health & Care Workforce Strategy, which was submitted on 23rd March 2018. TwitterFacebookLinkedinemail

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What is a Director of Public Health (DPH)?

October 19, 2016 in ADPH Updates, PH Workforce, Publications by admin

Please see below an outline of essential characteristics of the role of a DPH which have endured for more than 160 years and will continue into the future. Role of
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Members Briefing: GMC Guidance on Insurance, Indemnity and Medico-legal support.

October 12, 2016 in ADPH Updates, PH System, PH Workforce, Publications by admin

Please find attached a members briefing on GMC Guidance on Insurance, Indemnity and Medico-legal support. briefing-on-gmc-guidance-on-insurance-indemnity-and-medico-legal-support TwitterFacebookLinkedinemail

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The Unique Contribution of Public Health Specialists Statement

September 21, 2016 in ADPH Updates, PH System, PH Workforce by admin

The Faculty of Public Health (FPH), in collaboration with the national Standing Group on Public Health Teams, has produced a statement that outlines the unique contribution that public health specialists
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ADPH Press Release: House of Commons Health Committee into Public Health post-2013

September 1, 2016 in ADPH Updates, PH Funding, PH System, PH Workforce, Publications by admin

Attached is our press release statement, released on 1 September 2016, following the report from the House of Commons Health Committee into Public Health post-2013. TwitterFacebookLinkedinemail

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ADPH Press Release Statement: Outcome of EU Referendum

July 8, 2016 in ADPH Updates, PH System, PH Workforce, Publications by admin

Attached is the ADPH press release statement on the outcome of the EU referendum, which was released on 8 July 2016.   TwitterFacebookLinkedinemail

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ADPH Consultation Response: Death certification reforms

June 15, 2016 in ADPH Updates, PH System, PH Workforce, Publications by admin

Attached is the ADPH response to the Department of Health consultation on: ** Improving the Process of Death Certification in England and Wales**. This response was submitted on 15th June
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Making Every Contact Count (MECC) – Consensus statement launched

April 13, 2016 in ADPH Updates, PH System, PH Workforce by admin

Please find a link here to the Making Every Contact Count (MECC) consensus statement, which has now gone live. The consensus statement will be mentioned in Duncan Selbie’s weekly message
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ADPH response to the Public Health Review Engagement Exercise, Scotland

March 17, 2015 in ADPH Updates, PH Workforce, Policies by admin

Below is our full response to the review of public health in Scotland. ADPH response to PH Review Scotland March 2015 The Scottish Directors of Public Health Response is also available below.
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