In June 2019, the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs (ACDM) published their report Custody-Community Transitions which contains details of the emerging evidence on the increasing drug-related harms in … Continue reading 9 Steps To Prevent Drug Relapse And Deaths in Custody-Community Transition
On 14th May 2019, the Government published some information and guidance around Group A Streptococcal Disease (GAS). Amongst prisoners, officers and healthcare staff, this is more commonly referred to as … Continue reading Strep A Guidance For Prisons
In this latest report (published on 9 April 2019), Hepatitis C in England 2019, Public Health England summarises the current data and the impact of action plans in England to … Continue reading Hepatitis C Report – Prisons In England 2019
In March 2018, the All-Party Parliamentary Group published the report – Eliminating Hepatitis C in England. A report produced with the aim of moving towards achieving NHS England’s ambition to … Continue reading Eradicating Hepatitis C In Prisons
Background All prisons in England and Wales are commissioned to provide stop smoking services in partnerships with relevant health providers. Nearly 2 years have passed since many (closed) prisons in … Continue reading Smoke Free Prisons: What Does A Post-Implementation Smoking Cessation Service Look Like?