Use cultural knowledge and community networks to promote health.
Work with groups and communities, rather than individuals.
Ensure living and working spaces are safe, healthy and hygienic.
Analyse how resources are allocated to, and used in, different health systems.
Plan, implement and evaluate activities that promote health and wellbeing.
Identify and manage potential health risks to the public.
Develop and implement public health policy, programmes and regulation.
Work on a wide range of public health issues in many different settings.
Registered nurses focusing on community health and wellbeing.
Medical doctors specialising in the health of groups or whole communities.