Public Health England have published a top tips guide on easy ways to increase uptake of the NHS annual health check service.
Based on evidence of successful programmes it shares that:
- Reminder text messages increased uptake by 12 percentage points in Southwark
- Myth busting communications, such as letters which address excuses such as ‘I don’t want to bother the NHS’ increased uptake by 5%
- Behaviourally informed messaging increased uptake in Northampton
You can read the full guide and top tips on the gov.uk website.