19th october 2022
As part of the feedback received from the initial launch, How-to videos have been created and are now available on the website. These include an overview of the website structure, navigation guides and tips for using the Topic Packs. Please take a look at the relevant videos Help – Berkshire East JSNA (berkshirepublichealth.co.uk.
30th September 2022
Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA) 2022-2025
It is a statutory duty to publish and keep up to date a statement of needs for pharmaceutical services and this is called a Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA), The latest PNAs for Bracknell Forest, Slough and Windsor and Maidenhead (RBWM) have now been published and can be found here.
The purpose of the PNA is to inform local plans for the commissioning of specific and specialised pharmaceutical services, which is then used to support the decision-making process for applications for new pharmacies or changes of pharmacy premises undertaken by NHS England.
29th September 2022
Berkshire East Healthy Behaviours Health Needs Assessment
The Berkshire East Healthy Behaviours Health Needs Assessment (HNA) has been developed across Berkshire East to understand the health needs and behaviours of the local population in relation to excess weight, diet, physical activity, smoking and alcohol use. This is to inform the commissioning process for adult focused health behaviour services.
The main HNA report and executive summary can be found here.
30th JUne 2022
New JSNA website Launch
The Berkshire East JSNA website was officially launched on 30th June 2022.
The website has been improved using the invaluable feedback received from Berkshire East local authority and health staff, as part of a consultation in January/February 2022. To see a detailed list of the developments that have been made, please look at the ‘You Said, We Did’ report in the Help section of the website.
A brief guide has also been developed to provide tips on how to navigate the website.
If you have any questions or comments about the website or local JSNA process please do contact us