Podcast: Are we seeing the decline of general practice, or its rebirth?

We ask Professor Katherine Checkland, Shaun Lintern, and Dr Rebecca Fisher what the government and the NHS are doing to manage the fallout from growing frustration among the public and GPs.

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New vision for social care will feel like hollow words without the money to deliver it

Our response to the publication of the government’s adult social care reform white paper.

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What has happened to non-COVID mortality during the pandemic?

Mortality across a host of non-COVID causes has changed, sometimes dramatically, during the past year and a half. Our new analysis explores what could lie behind these differences.

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Evidence hub: What drives health inequalities?

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Data and insight highlighting how the circumstances in which we live shape our opportunities for...

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A collection of our work looking at climate change, health and sustainable health care.

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What has happened to non-COVID mortality during the pandemic?

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Mortality across a host of non-COVID causes has changed, sometimes dramatically, during the past...

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Nurses’ pay over the long term: what next?

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We examine long-term trends in UK nurses' pay and ask whether the system for deciding nurses’ pay...

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New vision for social care will feel like hollow words without the money to deliver it

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Health Foundation response to publication of the Government’s adult social care reform white paper.

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1 December 2021
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Health Foundation response to the NAO's report on the NHS backlog.

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A GP’s perspective on the future of general practice

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Dr Rebecca Fisher on current challenges facing general practice, the impact of the pandemic, and...

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Health Foundation response to the government's proposed amendment to its planned social care...

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Staff vacancies highlight urgent need for NHS workforce strategy and amendment to Health and Care Bill

16 November 2021
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Health Foundation response to the RCP Consultant Census 2021 and the proposed amendment to the...

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Health Foundation response to the publication of NHS England's monthly performance statistics...

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An anchor approach to sustainability

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Drawing on findings from the Health Anchors Learning Network, Jenna Collins explores how the NHS can...

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Landmark international study highlights need to reduce time that hip fracture patients spend in hospital in England

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Innovative international study uses electronic medical records to compare the cost and quality of...

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