Learning from lockdown

As the UK edges out of lockdown, our long read considers which parts of our response to the pandemic are worth keeping hold of.

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Bolder action needed on levelling up agenda

Our response to the Chancellor's measures to support the UK's recovery from the coronavirus outbreak.

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Exploring the fall in A&E visits during the pandemic

Our analysis explores what's been driving the reduction.

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COVID-19 chart series

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has delivered a profound shock to the UK. We'll be exploring...

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COVID-19 policy tracker

A timeline to 29 June 2020 of national policy and health system responses to COVID-19 in England.

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Public perceptions of health and social care in light of COVID-19

June 2020

Results from an Ipsos MORI survey commissioned by the Health Foundation.

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Health care usage during COVID-19

The latest data, analysis and survey findings on the significant impact the coronavirus (COVID-19)...

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The NHS will not be able to restart all of its services at once and difficult decisions will have to be made

9 July 2020

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

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Bolder action needed on levelling up agenda

8 July 2020

Health Foundation response to the Chancellor's measures to support the UK's recovery from the...

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Staffing issues in care homes have contributed to COVID-19 infections amongst residents

3 July 2020

Health Foundation response to ONS data on deaths involving COVID-19 in the care sector, and the...

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Emerging evidence on health inequalities and COVID-19: June 2020

3 July 2020

The global pandemic is bringing health inequalities into sharp focus. Louise Marshall gives our...

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Strengthening social care analytics in the wake of COVID-19: initial findings

2 July 2020

The Health Foundation and Future Care Capital have teamed up to explore the key data challenges the...

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Rebuilding the nation’s health requires far more than just infrastructure investment

30 June 2020

Health Foundation's response to the Prime Minister’s announcement of plans to ‘build back better’ in...

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How are changes to employment and finances impacting mental health during lockdown?

We explore how changes in people’s employment and financial circumstances affected their mental...

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Urgent steps need to be taken to avoid future COVID-19 deaths

26 June 2020

Health Foundation response to ONS data on COVID-19 related deaths by occupation.

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Five things we learnt from our polling on public perceptions during COVID-19

What are the five things we've learnt so far from a Ipsos MORI polling (commissioned by the Health...

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Caring for our carers: what can COVID-19 teach us about NHS staff wellbeing?

26 June 2020

The pandemic has led to a massive focus on the need to look after the wellbeing of staff. NHS...

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People are avoiding hospital because they are nervous of catching COVID-19

23 June 2020

Health Foundation response to ONS weekly deaths in England and Wales.

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How the NHS can use anchor strategies to build a healthy and sustainable post-COVID-19 recovery

22 June 2020

We look at how the NHS as an anchor institution has an essential role to play in recovering from the...

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Learning from lockdown

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COVID-19 and the response have touched every part of society. But as the UK edges out of lockdown,...

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Public perceptions of health and social care in light of COVID-19

June 2020

Results from an Ipsos MORI survey commissioned by the Health Foundation.

Long read

Will COVID-19 be a watershed moment for health inequalities?

About 15 mins to read

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and the wider governmental and societal response, have brought...

Long read

Returning NHS waiting times to 18 weeks for routine treatment

About 12 mins to read

In January 2020 there was a backlog of over 1,000,000 patients awaiting elective surgery which...

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