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  • Human rights and the right to health

    • 09 Dec 2016
    • Inequality briefing
    • Right to health

    This is the 7th in our series of inequality briefings. It is about the right to enjoy the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health. It sets out what the right...

  • Presentations from the ACEs conference

    • 02 Dec 2016
    • Event document
    • Children

    Presentations from the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Conference - Polishing our Gems: A call for action on childhood adversity. These presentations have been provided...

  • Remuneration Committee membership and terms of reference

    • 30 Nov 2016
    • Corporate
    • Corporate

    Here you can download a list of members as well as the terms of reference for the remuneration committee.  ...

  • Partnership Forum membership and agreement

    • 30 Nov 2016
    • Corporate
    • Corporate

    Here you can download a list of members as well as the agreement of the partnership forum. ...

  • Good work for all

    • 28 Nov 2016
    • Inequality briefing
    • Employment

    This is the 2nd in our series of inequality briefings. It focuses on the role that good work for all can play in reducing health inequalities. It assumes that action in relat...

  • NHS Health Scotland Board Papers 25 November 2016

    • 28 Nov 2016
    • Board document
    • Corporate

    Papers from the NHS Health Scotland Board meeting on 25th November 2016...

  • Cervical screening toolkit

    • 21 Nov 2016
    • Guidance
    • Cervical screening
    • Screening

    This toolkit aims to address falling attendance rates and women’s poor understanding of the benefits of cervical screening. The information will help GPs, practice nurses and...

  • Learning opportunities to reduce health inequalities

    • 15 Nov 2016
    • Corporate
    • Learning

    A guide to our learning resources and training...

  • Health and homelessness

    • 14 Nov 2016
    • Inequality briefing
    • Homeless people

    This is the 6th in our series of inequality briefings. It focuses on the issues around health and homelessness. It addresses the impact that homelessness can have on health an...

  • Housing and health inequalities

    • 14 Nov 2016
    • Inequality briefing
    • Place

    This is the 5th in our series of inequality briefings. It focuses on the role that good-quality housing can play in improving health and wellbeing and reducing health inequali...