Detailed guide: EEA-qualified and Swiss healthcare professionals practising in the UK from 1 January 2021

IntroductionTo ensure that the process for recognising professional qualifications is not disrupted by the UKs exit from the European Union, the UK government has enacted legislation (SI 2019/593, SI2019/585) and is awaiting the formal motion to make legislation already approved by the House of Commons and the House of Lords that will implement a further agreement with Switzerland.The legislation will guarantee that qualifications currently automatically recognised with minimal barriers by UK regulators of healthcare professionals will be recognised under a near-automatic system from 1 January 2021.The near-automatic systems of recognition will last for:up to 2 years, in the case of individuals who hold qualifications awarded in the European…

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Child and maternal health data and intelligence: guide for health professionals

Public Health England (PHE) collects and analyses available child and maternal health data and produces intelligence resources to help with improving services and outcomes. This guidance supports commissioners, service planners and other healthcare professionals with using these resources to make or influence decisions about services that improve the health of children, young people and pregnant women. Child and maternal health statistics PHE publishes several collections of child and maternal health statistics. You can use these to help improve decision making when planning services for mothers, children and young people. Overview of child health and child health profiles The Child health profiles on the Fingertips data website provide a…

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Antibiotic awareness: toolkit for healthcare professionals in England

Published 3 November 2014 Last updated 22 October 2020 + show all updates 22 October 2020Added Resources toolkit for healthcare professionals in England in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. 7 October 2019Updated 'WAA Week & EAAD: resources toolkit for healthcare professionals'. 9 November 2018Added: WAA Week & EAAD resources toolkit for healthcare professionals. 17 November 2017Resources toolkit for health students and pre-registration professionals has been published. 20 October 2017Updated with 2017 information. 3 November 2016Uploaded 2016 versions of documents. 6 October 2015Updated resources for 2015. 3 November 2014First published. Source link

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Mental health data and analysis: a guide for health professionals

Public Health England (PHE) brings together and analyses data on mental health conditions from across the health and care system, and produces resources to help improve services and outcomes. This guidance is written for commissioners, public health professionals and others involved in the local planning and provision of services that support people with mental health conditions. It should support them to use these resources to make or influence decisions about local services. PHE has created mental health profiling tools and guidance to help commissioners and other health professionals understand the mental health needs and services in their local area. The tools bring together a wide range of publicly…

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