A healthy foundation for the future

The final report of the Young people's future health inquiry

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Our full response to the prevention green paper

Our response to the government's consultation on Advancing our health: prevention in the 2020s

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Harnessing data and technology for public health: five challenges

We set out five challenges that the government needs to address if it is to harness the full potential of data and technology in public health

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Government urged to overhaul housing, transport and education policies to secure a healthy society

New report from the Health Foundation finds young people’s future health at risk

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Care Quality Commission presents mixed picture of the state of care in England

Our response to the Care Quality Commission’s annual assessment of the state of health and social care in England.

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Fixing the UK's broken social care system

The decisions we make about technology today will have implications for the entire social care system, says Lydia Nicholas, f...

Press release

Government needs to address root causes of obesity

Our response to the Chief Medical Officer’s report on childhood obesity

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NHS facing uphill battle

Health Foundation response to NHS England monthly statistics for August and September 2019.

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Artificial intelligence in the NHS: getting the priorities right

The NHS’s new AI lab needs to focus on the needs of patients and the health system, argue Adam Steventon, Sarah Deeny, Josh K...

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New funding welcome but long-term NHS capital settlement and action on workforce needed to secure the health service's future

Health Foundation comment on Prime Minister's announcement of additional funding for NHS capital infrastructure projects.

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New funding for diagnostic equipment falls considerably below what is needed

Health Foundation response to the Prime Minister’s announcement of funding for cancer screening.

Our latest publications and long reads

Report

A healthy foundation for the future

The final report from the Young people's future health inquiry, bringing together all of the inquiry's learnings and introduc...

Long read

A health index for England: opportunities and challenges

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This long read explores the government’s proposal to place health as a core measure of government success by creating a natio...

Long read

Harnessing data and technology for public health: five challenges

About 14 mins to read

This long read sets out five challenges that the government needs to address if it is to harness the full potential of data a...

Long read

What should be done to fix the crisis in social care?

About 15 mins to read

Five messages for government about priorities and options for social care reform in England.

Research report

Building healthier communities: the role of the NHS as an anchor institution

Our new report explores the ways in which NHS organisations act as anchor institutions, and their potential to positively inf...

Report

Shaping Health Futures

This report outlines major trends and changes in the population, society, technology, politics, the environment, and other ar...

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