Health Education England

To help fund our work – and safeguard our independent voice – we offer a variety of services that contribute in different ways to fulfilling our mission. Collecting data on health and care is an important part of our role in the health service. We collect and store some information from people’s health and care records so that it can be used to run the health service, manage epidemics, plan for the future and research health conditions, diseases and treatments. We always make sure data we collect is handled securely and in line with the law.

We have warned decision-makers that NHS dentistry is in desperate need of… We make sure NHS and social care decision-makers hear your voice and use your feedback to improve care. The Microbiome Innovation Network aims to accelerate the commercialisation of microbiome-based products and services in the UK and create a vibrant community by connecting industry and academia. Our Funding Map, developed with the BioIndustry Association , will help in the navigation of the complicated world of medical and health innovation funding. You can find links to, details of, and further information on many funding schemes covering a wide variety of health areas.

In line with Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation recommendations, the NHS has been inviting immunosuppressed people aged 12 and over to get a Spring booster for maximum protection. Access to a range of journals and other evidence-based resources. More than 6,000 students have enrolled on nursing degree apprenticeships since the programme began, new figures from Education England to mark National Nurses Week reveal. Health Foundation response to the NHS England monthly performance statistics. Rachael McKeown writes about new AYPH work showing the scale and complexity of young people’s health…

Jaundice is normally harmless in newborns and clears up by itself after around 10 to 14 days but here is what you should know. The application of Artificial Intelligence and machine learning to the field of health represents a major opportunity for the UK. AI is a powerful tool that can be applied across industry sectors to solve specific challenges.

One child in Northern Ireland had to have a liver transplant after contracting the disease. A bill is to be introduced in Parliament in two days’ time to allow the commercial growing of gene-edited crops in England. Obesity is spreading rapidly and experts warn of a health emergency unless it’s tackled urgently. The outbreaks in Europe and America are not normal but remain containable, health officials say.

The sensors in your Apple Watch and iPhone capture data that reveals mobility metrics like walking asymmetry to give you a better overall view of your health. The Health app can incorporate data from tens of thousands of third-party apps that are designed to promote healthier habits — everything from nutrition to meditation to fitness. New advanced trend analysis lets you see how health metrics like blood glucose, heart rate and respiratory rate change over time. And you can get notifications when new trends are detected.