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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Mind and body: inseparable twins

Jennifer Dixon, Chief Executive of the Health Foundation, reflects on the relationship between mental and physical health and...

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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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NHS long term plan announcement: a welcome commitment but trade-offs are inevitable

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


The importance of good-quality hospital data

Good quality data not only helps patients receive better care, it makes for better research and analysis too


Can social franchising deliver impact at scale in health and care?

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.


Times of transition are lonely – particularly for young people

In a new blog, Matthew Jordan talks about the surprising levels of loneliness in young people

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A place to grow

The second report in the Health Foundation’s Young People’s Future Health Inquiry, exploring site visits to five locations ar...


The diagnosis you fear to make and fear to miss

A GP’s perspective on the tough decisions she faces diagnosing cancer.

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Older people living alone are 50% more likely to visit A&E than those who live with others

Our latest research explores the connection between older people living alone and health care use.


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