With more people than ever being diagnosed with cancer, there is a need to understand the current population of those living with and beyond cancer.
Public health data
Cancer remains one of the leading causes of death, claiming thousands of lives every year. Today, the results from the National Cancer Diagnosis Audit have been published, which details and reviews the current process of care for cancer patients from …
This is the fourth in a series of blogs summarising what we learn each time we update the Public Health Outcomes Framework (PHOF).
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 …
This is the second in a series of blogs summarising what we learn each time we update the Public Health Outcomes Framework (PHOF).