The Public Health Observatories: an introduction Presentation to Health Statistics User Group Liz Rolfe 25 March 2011. Today’s agenda. Introduce the PHOs, and how they support public health. Introduce key PHO products and tools, and how to access them.
The Public Health Observatories: an introduction
Presentation to Health Statistics User Group
25 March 2011
Each PHO fulfils broad core roles:
PHOs also all have non-core roles, leading nationally commissioned projects, e.g.
• Population / Demography • Socio-economic indicators
• Lifestyle / Behaviour • Mortality / Life Expectancy
• Hospitalisation / Service Utilisation