The NHS might be 'the closest thing the English have to a religion'. To an extent this is true - but people’s views are much more mixed across the topics we polled them on.
Ben Gershlick joined the Health Foundation in 2013 as Strategy and Policy Officer, becoming Policy and Economics Analyst in August 2014.
Prior to joining the Health Foundation, Ben spent time at the Department of Health and at Channel 3 Consulting as a Health Policy Consultant.
Ben has a BSc in Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method amd an MSc in International Health Policy (focusing on health economics), both from the London School of Economics.
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