Digital exclusion mainly effects older people, rural communities and those with low incomes in Wales.
The results of the latest ‘How Are We Doing in Wales’ public engagement survey have been released by Public Health Wales.
A newly-published paper examines contact tracing operations in Wales and outlines recommendations for the next phase of activity.
Public Health Wales’ Research and Evaluation Division is running two projects to understand the experiences and behaviours of people who have been identified as contacts of positive Coronavirus cases and asked by contact tracers to self-isolate.
The public is being encouraged to help continue the search for safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines by joining the latest phase 3 trial.
Flexibility, autonomy and the promotion of a healthy work/life balance are also identified as positive impacts of home and agile working in a new report from Public Health Wales.
Public Health Wales has been selected by the Health Foundation, an independent charity committed to bringing about better health and health care for people in the UK, to be part of its new COVID-19 research programme.
Public Health Wales is reassuring the public that we have robust arrangements in place ahead of the United Kingdom’s planned departure from the European Union on 31 December 2020.
There are training resources available that can be accessed now, to enhance knowledge about core vaccination and immunisation principles.