Public health expenditure

1. Please provide a summary breakdown of the public health spend for Devon in each of the last 5 years (2013-2017 inclusive).
2. Please provide a summary breakdown of the Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) spend of Devon was distributed in each of the last 5 years (2013-2017 inclusive).
3. Please provide a breakdown of the spend for sexual health treatment and advice in each of the last five years (2013-2017 inclusive).
4. What was the total spend on chlamydia screening in Devon in each of the last 5 years (2013-2017 inclusive)?
5. To the best of your knowledge, are you budgeting more or less spending on chlamydia testing for future years?
6. Has Devon met the PHE recommendation of an annual diagnosis rate of at least 2,300 per 100,000 15-24 year olds per year in each of the last 5 years (2013-2017 inclusive)?
7. Has Devon met the PHE recommendation for providing integrated services by ensuring 70% of all chlamydia tests are delivered via primary care services (GP surgeries, community pharmacies), SRH services (including abortion providers) or GUM services?
8. What have been the biggest challenges for Devon in reaching the National Chlamydia Screening Target? (e.g. budget, marketing)
9. Thinking about chlamydia screening and treatment specifically, what resources does Devon needs the most to effectively control chlamydia through early detection and treatment of the infection? (e.g. budget, technical resources, staff, marketing)

 

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