Infectious Diseases

Department of Health written question – answered on 26th May 2016.

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Photo of Heidi Alexander Heidi Alexander Shadow Secretary of State for Health

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much funding his Department will make available for Public Health England's awareness campaign on the symptoms of serious infections; and what proportion of that funding will be spent on sepsis awareness.

Photo of Jane Ellison Jane Ellison The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health

The Department funds Public Health England to undertake a range of social marketing campaigns to support behaviour change and public awareness. This work will be funded within the annual budget as will the work on other infections, such as influenza, as well as non-infectious diseases. Further planning work will be undertaken to determine the budget for this activity.

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