Cardiovascular disease prevention: action plan

Sets out Public Health England's (PHE) initiatives for cardiovascular disease (CVD) prevention for 2017 to 2018.


Action plan for cardiovascular prevention: 2017 to 2018

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This document aims to:

  • highlight some of PHE’s work to address cardiovascular disease that took place in the 2016 to 2017 financial year
  • provide an overview of PHE’s major initiatives on cardiovascular disease in 2017 to 2018
  • underline PHE’s role in providing leadership and support to the NHS and wider partners

It is intended for those involved in the commissioning and provision of services for cardiovascular disease and its prevention, including:

  • clinicians
  • local authorities
  • service commissioners
  • public health specialists
  • the third sector
Published 29 September 2017