Population health is an approach that aims to reduce health inequalities across an entire population, promote health and wellbeing, and improve both physical and mental health outcomes.
This is a priority area of focus for the NHS Confederation. We support our members to tackle health inequalities as part of a population health management approach.
Health inequalities: time to act
Our members’ reflections on health inequalities, how to make progress and whether the COVID-19 pandemic will be a turning point for the NHS.
29 September 2020
We aim to equip our members with the tools and insights they need to address disparities in health across their communities.
Making the difference: tackling health inequalities in Wales
Thirty-six organisations endorse new joint paper calling on the next Welsh Government to show national leadership on ending inequalities.
28 April 2021
Tackling health inequalities
Tangible approaches to tackling the greatest societal challenge of our age – health inequalities.
20 November 2020
Health on the high street
How integrating health services into local high streets can generate economic, social and health benefits for local communities.
3 December 2020
In the fight against COVID-19, the diversity of the NHS is our strength
Exploring the impact of COVID-19 on BME communities and how we must support the very people who are sustaining the NHS in its moment of crisis.
9 April 2020
NHS Reset: Can the COVID-19 pandemic lead to fairer health and care services? | Rachel Power
COVID-19 and the health inequalities it has brought attention to.
24 July 2020
Matthew Taylor's speech to NHS Confed Conference 2021
Our new chief executive delivers the opening address at our flagship annual conference and exhibition.
15 June 2021
Health leaders relieved by lockdown extension
Matthew Taylor, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, responds to the Prime Minister's extension of lockdown restrictions to 19 July.
14 June 2021
Innovation across NHS Wales in response to COVID-19
Hear about the innovation that has taken place across the NHS in Wales in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
17 June 2021 09:30 - 11:00 GMT
Supporting the LGBTQ+ population - creating visible leadership and confident staff tweet chat
Join us on Monday 28 June between 7-8pm for a tweet chat on creating visible LGBTQ+ leadership.
28 June 2021 19:00 - 20:00 GMT