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NHS Health Checks

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Worcestershire County Council & North Yorkshire County Council

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  • Why
  • How
  • Outcomes
  • Why

    To identify and prevent the development of conditions including high blood pressure, heart disease and type 2 diabetes by delivering NHS Health Checks to the eligible population.

  • How

    Our trained healthy lifestyle advisors deliver NHS Health Checks to the eligible population using an outreach model in community venues, primary care settings and workplaces. We also specifically target ‘hard-to-reach’ groups such as those in farming occupations, routine and manual workers, homeless people and those from deprived areas.

  • Outcomes

    Over 2,750 Health Checks in Worcestershire and 2,000 Health Checks to the farming community in North Yorkshire and the population of Scarborough.