Contemporary Health Issues. Week 8 Social determinants of health: the policy response. CHI Week 8. Lecture will cover: Health policy before New Labour New Labour and health policy Issues in assessing New Labour. Health policy before New Labour.
Social determinants of health: the policy response
Lecture will cover:
Thatcher/Major governments’ health policies for the NHS were characterised by:
Cornerstone of Conservative policy:
Policy aims of central government:
‘Focusing on improving services and outcomes in: cancer coronary heart disease mental health older peopleimproving life chances for childrenreducing health inequalities’
Priorities and Planning Framework 2003- 2006 (NHS Plan)