From a review of literature and interviews and focus groups with people who have been responsible for policy implementation over the last 20 years, we identified 12 factors that influence the implementation of strategies.
Andy BellBrilliant @nedwards_1 analysis of lessons from history of health policies: here’s our @CentreforMH look at Implementing mental health policy: some lessons from recent history #ntsummit
It is widely known that prisons in England and Wales are crowded and facing severe difficulties, but the health and health care use of the prisoners within has received little attention. Drawing on over 110,000 patient hospital records for prisoners...
“Councils want to work with government on closing this gap by focusing on the social causes of ill-health, such as early years development, education and employment opportunities and improving services for older people."
Andy BellThe #Marmot2020 report finds rising health inequalities linked to poverty & austerity, stating simply & starkly: “people have insufficient money to lead a healthy life; and there are more ignored communities with poor conditions and little reason for hope”
Would you like to help improve services for people living with bipolar? Bipolar UK is running a new research project in partnership with Cardiff University and King’s College London to improve health services for people affected by the condition.