This is the fourth in a series of blogs summarising what we learn each time we update the Public Health Outcomes Framework (PHOF).
Chief Knowledge Officer
Posts about the work of the Chief Knowledge Officer's directorate
As part of a wider government commitment to support greater transparency across the public sector, PHE has published a new local authority public health dashboard. Our Deputy Chief Executive and Chief Operating Officer Richard Gleave answers questions about the project: …
Local Health provides indicators for small geographies (electoral wards and middle super output areas) which allow users to look at variation within larger areas, such as local authorities and Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs).
This week marks the 4th update to “Routes to Diagnosis”, a key part of England’s efforts to improve cancer survival.
This is the third in a series of blogs summarising what we learn each time we update the Public Health Outcomes Framework (PHOF).
Statistics are important, but some statistics are more important than others! Today’s release of cancer survival statistics from PHE and the Office for National Statistics is one of the more important ones.
Last week we were in Manchester for the National Cancer Registration and Analysis Service’s (NCRAS) annual Cancer Data and Outcomes Conference. The conference was a huge success and we welcomed over 400 delegates from 160 different organisations. The two-day event saw …
With rising demand for health services putting pressure on resources, it is more important than ever to make sure services are cost-effective and efficient. Sharing knowledge and experience of new and innovative ways of working can help make sure the …
This is the second in a series of blogs summarising what we learn each time we update the Public Health Outcomes Framework (PHOF).
Cancer in children under the age of 15 is rare and accounts for less than 1% of all new cancer cases in England. Around 1,400 children are diagnosed with cancer each year.