Decision details

Decision to directly award funding to the East Primary Care Network to pilot earlier identification of risky drinking in patients as identified within the corporate Covid-19 Recovery Plan.

Decision Maker: Acting Director of Public Health

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To directly award funding to the East Primary Care Network, for the remainder of the current financial year 21/22, for training and resources to increase the early identification of risky drinking through increased interventions including but not limited to; Alcohol AUDIT C screening tool, brief interventions and patient surveys.

Contact: Rebecca Howell-Jones, Acting director of public health Email:

Publication date: 16/09/2021

Date of decision: 16/09/2021

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