The public health workforce explained

Find out about the difference between core public health roles and the wider public health workforce including how to find out more.

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The core public health workforce

Some people identify public health as being the main part of their role, and these may be considered the 'core public health workforce.'

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The wider public health workforce

There are many more people who contribute to public health in some way through their actions (even if they do not realise it); these may be considered as part of the 'wider public health workforce.' You may well have such a role yourself. Indeed it is often said that "public health is everyone's business."

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