Tag Archives: ADPH

Bungling Boris goes too far too soon

Everyone wants restrictions caused by Covid to end as soon as possible but most of us realise that this can only be done safely by doing it in the right way at the right time. I have no doubt that, … Continue reading

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Putting councils in the lead for track and trace

Central government is looking to make mass testing available and is belatedly considering how to work with local government to deliver a successful and effective service. Since the beginning of the pandemic, the Local Government Association (LGA) has stressed the … Continue reading

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Getting Adult Social Care Right

The LGA published its own ‘7 principles for social care reform’ on 27 July. These, each with an accompanying ask of Government, are set out below. More than 30 prominent national organisations from across the care and health sectors acted … Continue reading

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The need for a public health movement in England

A little of this stuff is great. Too much damages your health! On Wednesday it was a real privilege to be at, never mind chair, the annual public health conference for England. The meeting was composed of Directors of Public … Continue reading

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