Health Profiles and Needs Assessments
Health Needs Assessments (HNA)
The below table contains links to in-depth studies which have been undertaken on specific health needs in the Somerset population. In some cases these documents are strategies developed for specific conditions and population groups. There are also links to the relevant pages on this website for each subject area.
Public Health England publish health profiles on more than 30 themes on their Fingertips web site. Quick links to some selected profiles are below.
General Health Profiles
Child Health - Somerset
Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing
Local Alcohol profiles
Local Tobacco Control Profiles
Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) Profiles - NHS Somerset CCG
Adult Social Care - Somerset
GP Practice and Commissioning Locality Profiles
- National General Practice Profiles
- In addition, the Public Health team in Somerset produce annual profiles for each of the nine GP Commissioning Localities in the county. Each document aims to aid Commissioning Localities in the identification of health needs, priorities and potential service interventions that could be commissioned or provided.