The agreement sets out how NHS England is accountable for the delivery of certain public health services and gives details of arrangements for expert support from Public Health England. The service specifications provide details of the public health evidence and advice needed to support effective commissioning.
These documents are a collaborative variation to the agreement made in November 2012.
'Public Health Functions to be Exercised by NHS England: Variation to the 2013 to 2014 Agreement' added to set out changes to 'Public Health Functions to be Exercised by NHS Commissioning Board'.
New service specifications and replacement service specifications added, details on page 13 of 'Public Health Functions to be Exercised by NHS England: Variation to the 2013 to 2014 Agreement.'