Low life expectancy in Glasgow, and what to do about it

In our latest podcast episode, we ask expert guests why life expectancy is lowest in Glasgow, and what we can all learn from longstanding efforts to improve health there.

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NHS pay offer is 'treading water'

Our response to the 3% pay rise for NHS Agenda for Change staff.

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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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COVID-19 impact inquiry

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This UK-wide inquiry explored the relationship between the pandemic and people's health and health...

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Research report

Unequal pandemic, fairer recovery

July 2021
Research report

A comprehensive review of the factors that affected the UK’s devastating COVID-19 death toll.

Briefing

The government’s levelling up agenda

July 2021
Briefing

What does ‘levelling up’ mean, and why should health be centre stage in plans to do so?

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Good health: vital for levelling up

29 July 2021
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Jo Bibby considers the weight of expectation now attached to the term ‘levelling up’, and puts this...

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Five key findings from our COVID-19 impact inquiry

29 July 2021
Newsletter feature

We summarise key insights from the COVID-19 impact inquiry report. 

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Decades of insider experience of the NHS will be crucial for the work ahead

28 July 2021
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Health Foundation response to the announcement of Amanda Pritchard as the new Chief Executive of NHS...

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After the pandemic: recovery and reform

26 July 2021
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What challenges do the NHS and social care system face over the long term? Charles Tallack rounds up...

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Press release

NHS pay offer is 'treading water'

21 July 2021
Press release

Our response to the announcement of a 3% pay rise for NHS Agenda for Change staff.

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How has NHS staff pay changed over the past decade?

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Over the past 10 years, there has been very little change in overall average basic pay for NHS...

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Press release

Government claim of 'protective ring' around care homes not grounded in reality

21 July 2021
Press release

Health Foundation response to the latest CQC data release on deaths in care homes.

Briefing

The future of the NHS hospital payment system in England

July 2021
Briefing

The whole health service needs to recover well from COVID-19 and transform to meet the challenges of...

REAL Centre

Data analysis

At what level should social care costs be capped?

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In this analysis we explore three different social care cap levels, and what they would mean for...

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What geographic inequalities in COVID-19 mortality rates and health can tell us about levelling up

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What do geographic disparities in COVID-19 mortality rates for people younger than 65 mean for the...

Briefing

The government’s levelling up agenda

July 2021
Briefing

What does ‘levelling up’ mean, and why should health be centre stage in plans to do so?

Press release

Model that predicts patient risk from COVID-19 wins Florence Nightingale Award for Excellence in Healthcare Data Analytics

15 July 2021
Press release

Health Foundation announcement of the winner of the 2021 Florence Nightingale Award for Excellence...

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