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Capita announces details of its 2nd National Reforming Public Health Conference – Tuesday, 10th July 2012, Central London

Press Release  •  May 03, 2012 14:21 BST

Hear from Public Health England at Capita’s 2nd National Reforming Public Health Conference, taking place on Tuesday, 10th July 2012, Central London

The Health and Social Care Act gives local authorities the responsibility for Public Health from April 2013. Capita’s 2nd National Reforming Public Health Conference prepares all stakeholders for the changes ahead and showcases best practice for implementing a smooth transition.

This strategically timed event offers delegates the chance to hear from the Department of Health and leading local areas on key issues, including the role of Public Health England, promoting, protecting and improving health and the importance of partnership working across the NHS, voluntary sector, public health and social care. 

Speakers include:

Keynote Address: Dr Ruth Hussey OBE, Director, Public Health England Transition Team, Department of Health

Jim McManus, Joint Director of Public Health, Birmingham City Council

Chair: Angela Mawle, Former Chief Executive, UK Public Health Association

Professor Paul Johnstone, Director of Public Health, NHS North of England

Dr Nicholas Hicks, Director of Public Health, NHS Milton Keynes and Milton Keynes Council

Dr Andrew Lee, GP and Public Health Consultant, NHS Nottingham City and Clinical Commissioning Champion, RCGP Centre for Commissioning

Benefits of attending:

Receive a policy update from Public Health England, offering insight into whole system change to achieve better outcomes for communities

Hear from Joint Directors of Public Health already working across councils and the NHS to join up services and ensure local authority centred public health is a reality

Discover how local partnership working by Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) and Health and Wellbeing Boards is integral to improving public health

Understand how to measure outcomes, use evaluation tools and deliver health improvements

Find out how to reduce inequalities through targeted working and prioritising areas of deprivation

Recognise the crucial role the third sector can play in delivering positive health outcomes

Benefit from best practice guidance on strengthening joint working between local authorities and the NHS

 

For more information, visit the website: http://www.capitaconferences.co.uk/public-sector-conferences/health-social-care/full-conference/article/reforming-public-health-conference-transferring-responsibilities-and-integrating-services.html?code=SMMK

 or download the brochure: http://www.capitaconferences.co.uk/pdfgen.html?filename=Reforming_Public_Health_WOPDF.pdf&code=SMMK

Contact: Catherine Kennedy – Catherine.Kennedy@capita.co.uk / 020 7202 0557

We have been successfully delivering topical and incisive events to the public sector for over 15 years, attracting audiences from Central, Regional and Local Government, Housing, Health, Police, Education and the Voluntary and Private sectors.  Supported by key government departments - including the Cabinet Office, Home Office, DCSF, DWP, Department of Health - our events keep the public sector up to date with the latest Government policy, funding and best practice initiatives.

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