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Promoting Health through Social Services

Jones, Linda and Rose, Wendy (2001). Promoting Health through Social Services. In: Scriven, A. and Orme, J. eds. Health promotion: Professional Perspectives (2nd Edition). Basingstoke: Macmillan Press, pp. 95–104.

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Abstract

The text explores different professional domains and the organisational and policy contexts that can influence the range and nature of interventions. New chapters highlighting significant changes in the NHS and other settings include:

· the promotion of health in higher education
· the role of Primary Care Groups and Primary Care Trusts
· the enhanced role of community nurses
· policy initiatives such as Health Improvement Programmes, Health Action Zones and Healthy Living Centres.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 0-333-94834-3, 978-0-333-94834-7
Keywords: Health promotion ; Health education
Academic Unit/Department: Health and Social Care > Nursing
Health and Social Care
Item ID: 18410
Depositing User: Katy Gagg
Date Deposited: 25 Sep 2009 12:39
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:37
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/18410
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