Five things the NHS can do to address the Marmot report; taking a population value approach


This week’s blog is brought to you by: Dr Tim Wilson, Managing Director Full reference and title from the journal: Health Equity in England: The Marmot Review 10 Years On. February 2020 Professor Sir Michael Marmot, Jessica Allen, Tammy Boyce, Peter Goldblatt, Joana Morrison Link to paper Authors conclusion The report highlights that: people can expect to spend more of their lives in poor health improvements to life expectancy have stalled, and declined for the poorest 10% of women the health gap has grown between wealthy and deprived areas place matters – living in a deprived area of the North East is worse for your health than living in a similarly deprived area in London, to the extent that [...]