Fiscal Sustainability of the NHS in Wales

This project will provide medium- and long-term projections of spending pressures facing the NHS in Wales, identifying the key risks to long-term fiscal sustainability of the health care system. The work is carried out by the Economics team at the Health Foundation. Results will be publish...

Funding options for the NHS and social care in the UK

Research into health and social care funding trends, innovations, and public acceptability. Led by RAND Europe. Due to be completed June 2018. In June 2016 RAND Europe, in collaboration with the Personal Social Services Research Unit at University of Kent and the European Observatory ...

A transformation fund for the NHS

Over the coming months The King’s Fund and the Health Foundation will be exploring the concept of the transformation fund in more detail. We hope to address the question about what resource is required and to explore alternative sources of funding.

Allocative efficiency of health spending on older people

The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) research team will investigate how public money is allocated across health and social care services for older people with different types of needs, and the effect on health outcomes and wellbeing.