At this Practitioner Network event, representatives from the British Heart Foundation will discuss their many workplace campaigns, and there will be a case study from Ipswich Hospital on how they have supported employee health and wellbeing within their organisation.
Diseases of the heart and circulatory system (cardiovascular disease or CVD) are the main cause of death in the UK.
Around one in three adults in the UK have high blood pressure and half of them are not receiving treatment for the condition.
Around six in ten adults in England have blood cholesterol levels of 5mmol/l or above.
Smoking greatly increases the risk of coronary heart disease.
Representatives from the British Heart Foundation will be talking about their many campaigns and resources available, including Getting active at work, Eating well at work, Wellbeing at work and Quit smoking at work.
Clare Adams Human Resources Business Partner at Ipswich Hospital will be discussing how the hospital has supported their staff by improving workplace health and wellbeing, she will be sharing best practice and discussing details of their ‘looking after me’ programme.
To book or for further information, please contact Polly Williams.