Decision Maker: Health and Wellbeing Board
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
This paper highlights changes to a number indicators published in the Public Health Outcomes Framework (PHOF). These datasets are updated periodically and this paper discusses indicators updated in August 2016.
Dr Nicola Lang, Director of Public Health, presented the report.
Members asked the Director of Public Health to further elaborate on the indicators which related to the NHS Health Check. Discussion focussed on the ‘NEET,’ self-harm and flu vaccination indicators. Rachel MacLeod, Voluntary and Community Sector, highlighted that if it was difficult to reach certain members of the public, then the sector could assist here.
A request was made that figures be provided in addition to percentages in the next update to the Board and specifically, with regards to teenage pregnancies.
1. The implications of the latest Public Health Outcomes Framework update for the health of the population of Sutton were considered and noted.
Report author: Clare Ridsdill-Smith
Publication date: 21/12/2016
Date of decision: 05/12/2016
Decided at meeting: 05/12/2016 - Health and Wellbeing Board