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Local authorities and the social determinants of health

Author: Adrian Bonner
Publisher: Bristol Policy Press 2020
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
As many social inequalities widen, this is a crucial survey of local authorities' evolving role in health, social care and wellbeing. Health and social and public policy experts review structural changes in provision and procurement, and explore social determinants of health including intergenerational needs and housing. With detailed assessments of regional disparities and case studies of effective strategies and  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Bonner
ISBN: 9781447356257 144735625X 9781447356233 1447356233 9781447356240 1447356241
OCLC Number: 1249952607
Accession No: (DE-627)1757232265 (DE-599)KEP063067390 (CUP)CR9781447356257 (EBP)063067390
Notes: Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 26 Mar 2021).
Description: 1 online resource (xxxi, 453 pages) PDF file(s).
Contents: Foreword ~ Rhodri Williams QCPrologue Key Socio-political Changes Affecting the Health and Wellbeing of People ~ Adrian Bonner Part 1: Health, Social Care and Community WellbeingIntroduction ~ Adrian BonnerDeaths of Despair: Probable Causes and Possible Cures ~ Harry BurnsThe Role of English Local Authorities in Addressing the Social Determinants of Health: A Public Health Perspective ~ Jeanelle de Gruchy and Jim McManusHealth and Social Care Systems ~ Anna Coleman, Jolanta Shields and Tim GillingStrictly Come Partnering: Are Health and Wellbeing Boards the Answer? ~ David J HunterPart 2: The Role of Local Authorities in Promoting Health and Wellbeing in the Community Introduction ~ Lord Graham TopeDevolution and Localism: Metropolitan Authorities ~ Paul Dennett and Jacquie RussellWider Determinants of Health - Housing, Environment, Economy and Education more Important than Access to Healthcare: The Importance of Prevention and Early Intervention ~ Ruth Dombey and Adrian BonnerInequalities in Health and Wellbeing across the UK: A Local North East Perspective ~ Edward Kunonga, Gillian Gibson and Catherine ParkerCultural Change and the Evolution of Community Governance: A North West England Perspective ~ Katie Arden, Keith Cunliffe and Penny CookPart 3: Local Authority CommissioningIntroduction ~ Mark CookThe Changing Landscape of Local Authority Commissioning ~ Dave Ayre.The Power and Value of Relationships in Local Authorities' and Central Government Funding Encouraging Culture Change ~ Richard Smith The Challenges Facing Local Authorities in Supporting Children and Families ~ Gayle Munro and Keith ClementsThe Cost of Care if you Don't Own your Home ~ Glenda Roberts The Human, Learning, Systems approach to Commissioning in Complexity ~ Toby Lowe, Max French and Melissa HawkinsPart 4: The Third SectorIntroduction ~ Alison NavarroCommissioning and Social Determinants: Evidence and Opportunities ~ Chris Fox and Chris O'LearyFuture Generations: The Role of Community-based Organisations in Supporting Young People ~ Adam BonnerHealthier Individuals and Reinvigorated Healthier Communities are Unachievable through the Hard and Soft Structures of the Commissioner/Provider Statutory approach without the Third Sector ~ Tony Thornton, Tony Chasteauneuf and Dean PallantMutuality in the Public, Private and Third Sectors ~ Richard Simmons. Part 5: Socio Economic Political PerspectivesIntroduction ~ Lord Peter HainFrom Front-line Defence to Back-foot Retreat: The Diminishment of Local Government's Role in Social Health Outcomes ~ Mike BennettThe Health of Scottish Housing Policy ~ Isobel Anderson Devolution of Cities and Local Communities ~ Catherine Farrell, Jennifer Law and Steve ThomasSteadying the Swinging Pendulum: How Can we Combine the Best Aspects of Competing Approaches to Public Service Delivery? ~ Nigel Ball Conclusion: Future Responses of Local Authorities to Socio Political Cultural Development ~ Adrian Bonner
Responsibility: edited by Adrian Bonner ; foreword by Rhodri Williams.


This crucial contemporary study reviews the evolving role of local authorities in health, social care and wellbeing. Health and policy experts survey disparities across Britain, share case studies of  Read more...


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