Joint Strategic Needs Assessment

A Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA) looks at the current and future health and care needs of local populations to inform and guide the planning and commissioning (buying) of health, well-being and social care services within a local authority area.

Visit this page for further information about what the JSNA is and what it is used for in Devon: What is the JSNA?

The sections on the right contain further information from the Joint Strategic Needs Assessment including our interactive headline tool, topic-based information, and information about the performance of health and social care services locally.

A glossary explaining the technical terms used in the JSNA can be found here.