Unemployment and mental health

Our latest analysis explores why both require action for our COVID-19 recovery

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Longer waits, missing patients and catching up

What we know about the impact of the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic on elective care in England.

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COVID-19 chart series

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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 2020

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

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The NHS Bill must put in place a system to support better workforce planning

14 April 2021
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Joint letter to the Rt Hon Matthew Hancock MP and Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP from the Health Foundation,...

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Longer waits, missing patients and catching up

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Six charts looking at the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on consultant-led elective care.

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Welcome recognition that a healthy population is one of our nation’s most important assets

9 April 2021
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Health Foundation response to the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Longevity's Levelling Up Health...

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Gender divide: a post-COVID recovery must address pandemic inequalities

7 April 2021
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Mehrunisha Suleman outlines the pandemic’s disproportionate impact on women, and what must be done...

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Comment on the report of the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities

1 April 2021
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Health Foundation response to the report of the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities.

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What might long COVID mean for the nation’s health?

1 April 2021
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The COVID-19 impact inquiry team summarise emerging evidence on the effects of long COVID for...

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Why our perceptions of the NHS matter

1 April 2021
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Claudia Barclay and Charles Tallack explore why countering misperceptions about the NHS is vital to...

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The restructure of public health must not weaken our climate change response

30 March 2021
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How can the government ensure that the new public health system is fit to respond to the growing...

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Has government grasped the full enormity of the country’s public health challenges?

29 March 2021
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Health Foundation response to announcement of new Office for Health Promotion to drive improvement...

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Government must be realistic about the pace of NHS recovery

25 March 2021
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Health Foundation response to the Government's 2021–22 mandate to NHS England and NHS Improvement

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Unemployment and mental health

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Analysis from our healthy lives team shows it’s vital for policymakers to act upstream in tackling...

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One year on: Three myths about COVID-19 that the data proved wrong

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Three charts measuring 'years of life lost' that disprove three ‘myths’ that were prevalent at the...

REAL Centre

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Securing a positive health care technology legacy from COVID-19

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During the pandemic, the NHS has rolled out technologies at impressive speed. But what will need...

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How transport offers a route to better health

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Transport affects the health of people across society, in multiple ways. Investing in transport is...

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