Health visitor implementation plan quarterly progress report: April – June 2012

Department of Health

This report outlines progress made by the health visitor implementation programme and finds that the Department of Health is on track to meet its committment to increase the number of health visitors by an extra 4,200 by April 2015.

It sets out key achievements during April to June 2012 in the areas of: professional mobilisation; growing the workforce; early implementer sites support & development programme year 2; communications and marketing; the delivery partnership group; and the school nursing programme.

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BMJ Table of Contents: 13 July