Health inequalities group

The RCGP health inequalities group has been established for over 10 years and aims to ensure that achieving health equity for all remains a key area of policy and practice, with specific reference to the role of General Practice.

RCGP resources on health inequalities

Group outputs

Key activities and resources have included:

  • Outputs that members of RCGP HISG have been involved with over recent years.
  • Members of the group are actively involved in academic and clinical roles which overlap with their HISG membership.
  • Migrant Health is an innovative project to help GPs to support migrant health.
  • A Truth Universally Acknowledged: Moving to Universal Credit leads to large debt and poor mental health  Elizabeth Walton. Br J Gen Pract 2018; 68 (677): 577. DOI: 10.3399/bjgp18X699977
  • Fairhealth Curriculum: An exciting curriculum to help primary care teams tackle inequalities.
  • The Health Foundation: A social prescribing project in City and Hackney CCG.