Duncan Selbie Friday Message

Duncan Selbie’s Friday message – 17 May 2019 – Health Article

Dear everyone Health as a balance sheet asset, not a cost The forthcoming Green Paper on Prevention is a fabulous opportunity to further the economic case for investing in prevention as the arbiter of wealth creation. We know that health begets wealth and securing the health of the people is a UK investment in our economic future, rather than a cost to be borne. This of course has relevance to the NHS in avoiding future costs but is even more…

Read More

Duncan Selbie’s Friday message – 8 February 2019 – Health Article

Dear everyone The flu season is well underway and is mainly the H1N1pdm09 strain circulating at the moment which is covered by this season’s vaccine. While coverage in the over 65s is slightly down, uptake rates for children have increased and by adding an extra school year an additional 350,000 children have been vaccinated. Not only does this protect the children being vaccinated but we know it provides additional protection for those around them, including those more vulnerable to flu…

Read More