NHS long term plan

'A pragmatic and ambitious plan, but making it a reality will be extremely tough'

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The importance of good-quality hospital data

Therese Lloyd explores how we can improve the quality of hospital data and why it matters

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The NHS has a new long-term plan but this is not 'job done'

The Health Foundation has responded to the publication of the NAO's annual report on the financial sustainability of the NHS.

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Health Foundation response to Prime Minister’s announcement of NHS long term plan.


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Martha Paren from Spring Impact explores the potential of social franchising to deliver impact at scale in health and care.

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NHS coping under pressure so far this winter

Health Foundation response to NHS Monthly Performance Statistics for January 2019.


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