Prevention: A Shared Commitment


This document identifies and collates key pieces of evidence about the cost effectiveness of prevention in order to develop the LGA's concept of a Prevention Transformation Fund. About 5 per cent of the entire healthcare budget is spent on prevention. Local Government Association (LGA) research on a range of local prevention schemes suggests that investment in prevention could yield a net return of 90 per cent.

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LGA
Reference code:
L15-302