Investing in The NHS long term plan

The NHS long term plan sets out an ambitious vision of improved care for patients. But is it job done?

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From low quality homes to insecure tenancies: how housing harms health is changing

Adam Tinson uses the latest data to explore changes in how housing affects health.

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More people report waiting too long for GP appointments

Health Foundation response to NHS England's GP Patient Survey


What will it take to transform outpatient care?

What do Q members see as the priorities, barriers and enablers to improving outpatient care? Sarah Reed explores recent surve...


The best laid plans: making the NHS Long Term Plan a reality

Hugh Alderwick examines lessons learned from previous planning processes, in light of the new NHS Long Term Plan Implementati...


Practical insights on mental and physical health

How can we improve care for people with both mental and physical health problems? The Q Lab shares early findings.


Primary care networks: lifeboats launched on stormy seas

Primary care networks (PCNs) went live on 1 July 2019. Despite their potential to improve primary care, how they’ll develop, ...

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New report shines a welcome light on the perilous state of adult social care

Health Foundation response to the House of Lords Economic Affairs Committee report on social care funding.

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Understanding primary care networks

This briefing helps to explain what the implementation of primary care networks (PCNs) will mean for health and care in Engla...


Investing in The NHS long term plan

A briefing analysing the challenges for health and social care following the publication of the NHS long term plan, including...


Untapped potential: Investing in health and care data analytics

More investment is needed in skilled analysts to unlock the full potential of NHS data to benefit patients.

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A learning report explaining why improvement in health care matters, and how to get started in your organisation

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Q is an initiative connecting people with improvement expertise across the UK.

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