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Public Health England: Executive agency in UK health system
Public Health England (PHE) is an executive agency of the Department of Health and Social Care in the United Kingdom that began operating on 1 April 2013. Its formation came as a result of the reorganisation of the National Health Service (NHS) in England outlined in the Health and Social Care Act 2012. It took on the role of the Health Protection Agency, the National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse and a number of other health bodies. It is an executive agency of the Department of Health and Social Care, and a distinct delivery organisation with operational autonomy.

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Warning over dire consequences of Covid and flu ‘co-infection’ [Video]

Warning over dire consequences of Covid and flu ‘co-infection’

People should “not be complacent” over flu, experts have said as new researchhas shown dire consequences of co-infection of flu and Covid -19. Thoseinfected with both flu and Covid-19 have a..

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PHE launches youth mental health advice website [Video]

PHE launches youth mental health advice website

Public Health England has launched a new campaign to support the mental healthof children, young people and parents. Professor Prathiba Chitsabesan, NHSEngland associate national clinical director for..

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Labour: Government's PHE scrapping "extraordinary" [Video]

Labour: Government's PHE scrapping "extraordinary"

Shadow Housing Secretary Thangam Debbonaire has described the government's decision to abolish Public Health England and form a new institution, the National Institute for Health Protection, by..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 00:47Published
Independent SAGE member says wrong to replace PHE [Video]

Independent SAGE member says wrong to replace PHE

Independent SAGE member Professor Gabriel Scally has said the health secretary's decision to scrap Public Health England during the coronavirus pandemic is happening at "absolutely the worst time"...

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Hancock announces replacement for PHE [Video]

Hancock announces replacement for PHE

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has announced the formation of a new organisation, the National Institute for Health Protection, which will replace Public Health England. Mr Hancock said the new..

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Public Health England warn of increased risk for those overweight [Video]

Public Health England warn of increased risk for those overweight

Public Healthy England have released al new film which explains how excessweight can increases the risk of becoming seriously ill with diseases, likeCovid-19. Prime Minister Boris Johnson is leading a..

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