Health Checks

The NHS Health Check programme supports the Government's efforts to focus on improving prevention and early diagnosis, and to reduce premature mortality.  The programme aims to help prevent heart disease, stroke, diabetes, kidney disease and certain types of dementia.

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Our resources

Our resources

Data and reports

We have produced a health checks equity audit (PDF, 1.4 MB) which explores the equity differences in uptake of the NHS Health Checks Programme in Kent.

We have also produced a literature review that compares virtual with face to face consultations.

Library services

The Public Health and Social Care Library can provide access to library and knowledge services, including books and journal articles relating to health checks. We can also produce bespoke literature searches.


If you can't find what you were looking for, we complete over 200 ad-hoc requests for analysis each year. Request further analysis or a literature search or contact us.