What's in a name

  What's in a name ?    Many in the health care world want to dump the term "patient". The progressive view is that "patient" is too passive a description in our...

Youth employment and the struggling social care sector

Who cares? The social care sector and the future of youth employment The social care sector has been identified as a potential source of job creation for young people by policymakers, however...

Personal perspectives on urban health and wellbeing

Personal perspectives on urban health and wellbeing - Insights on the assets and risks of urban environment, diversity and deprivation A new exploration of the lived experience of health...

Interactive tools for the Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework

Adult social care outcomes framework - interactive comparison tools for local authorities This interactive report produced by NHS Digital enables local authorities to view their 2015-16...

Sexual and reproductive health: building strong relationships, meeting local needs - free event for local authorities in LGA membership

Sexual and reproductive health: building strong relationships, meeting local needs - Thursday 13 July 2017, London This one day conference will provide a timely opportunity to look...

Data Analytics Jargon Buster from NESTA

Talking data like a pro: A plain English guide to data analytics Like any area of tech (or any specialised discipline for that matter), data analytics is rife with jargon. This makes it...

Health matters: obesity and the food environment

Health matters is an information resource from Public Health England which includes infographics, videos, case studies and slide sets alongside written content. PHE have created this tool...

Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey Consultation - response published

Following the publication of the Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey in September 2016, NHS Digital undertook a consultation to obtain feedback from users on this work. A report...

Updated High Impact Change tool and Adult Social Care Risk Assessment tool now available

The Local Government Association (LGA) has recently updated two resources: the High Impact Change Model and Adult social care risk awareness self-assessment too l . Both are...

Six steps to managing demand in Adult Social Care - a performance management approach

A new report from the Institute of Public Care (IPC) at Oxford Brookes University highlights how taking a performance management approach can help councils deliver outcomes and better manage...