Health Statistics User Group

last person joined: 2 months ago 

Our aims
We aim to represent all users of health and health services statistics, and believe that one of the strengths of the Group is that it provides a regular forum where all users can meet and exchange ideas, across disciplinary or organisational boundaries
Our activities are aimed at:
- maintaining and improving data quality
- data access, and
- use of health and health services statistics.

Latest Discussion Posts

  • A message from the Office for National Statistics Help Shape Our Future: The 2021 Census of Population and Housing in England and Wales The UK Statistics Authority has made its recommendations on the content and conduct of the 2021 Census. The census ...

  • Dear Neil, Thanks for your comment. What should have perhaps been made clearer in the note is that the Health and Care Intelligence Apprenticeship is intended to have two options: Population and Public Health Analysis Health and Social Care Analysis ...

  • I am not clear why this call is for NHS employers  who would like to be involved in the apprenticeship scheme given the fact that a large proportion of public health intelligence teams are local government employees. How is the local government/public ...

  • Dear colleague   A trailblazer group has been set up, chaired by John Battersby, Public Health England, to develop a new masters level apprenticeship standard in Health and Care Intelligence.  The  Institute for Apprenticeships (IfA)  have ...

  • The Office for National Statistics have developed a new tool to help users of government statistics find data and publications on health and social care covering England. The  Health and Care Statistics Landscape for England  is hosted on the GSS website:  ...