Prevention before cure: prioritising population health

British Medical Association, April 2019

This policy paper suggests a framework for a cross-government approach to prioritising population health. The framework outlines four areas that should be considered:

  • addressing the social determinants that influence health
  • increased and sustained funding for public health
  • prioritising prevention through the health service
  • effective regulation to tackle key drivers of ill-health.

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