General Election 2019 Our views and analysis on health and social care from the 2019 General Election

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Priorities for the new government

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Health priorities for the new government

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Our infographic showing what we think is needed from the new government to ensure a healthier...

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Health and social care workforce

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We explore the health and social care workforce, how shortages are impacting on services and set out...

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Health and social care funding

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We explore the level of funding that the next government will need to commit to in order to maintain...

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NHS performance and waiting times

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We explore how the NHS in England is performing and set out priorities for the next government.

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The nation's health

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We explore worrying trends that have emerged in the UK’s health in recent years and set out...

Polling

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Two thirds of people want tax increase to pay for health and social care, according to new poll

5 December 2019
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A survey conducted by Ipsos MORI on behalf of the Health Foundation indicates that there is...

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Public perceptions of health and social care

December 2019
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This Ipsos MORI survey, conducted on behalf of the Health Foundation for the 2019 General Election,...

Manifesto responses

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The three main parties are offering different visions of what the public can expect from the NHS

29 November 2019
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Health Foundation analysis of parties’ NHS and social care funding pledges for the 2019 General...

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Health Foundation response to the Conservative party manifesto

24 November 2019
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‘The absence of any clear policy on social care in today’s manifesto is a shameful omission for a...

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Health Foundation response to the Liberal Democrat manifesto

20 November 2019
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‘The manifesto plans are a welcome shot in the arm for the NHS, but don’t go far enough on fixing...

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Health Foundation response to the Labour Party manifesto

21 November 2019
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'Labour’s funding plans provide a welcome recognition of the scale of the challenge facing the NHS'

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What does the Liberal Democrats' manifesto mean for health and care?

21 November 2019
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Hugh Alderwick reflects on the health and care policies set out in the Liberal Democrat manifesto

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Health and social care: how does Labour’s manifesto stack up?

26 November 2019
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Hugh Alderwick reflects on the health and care policies set out in the Labour manifesto

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What did the Conservative manifesto promise on health and care?

28 November 2019
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Tim Gardner reflects on the health and care policies set out in the Conservative manifesto

Featured blogs

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Politicians can’t shake a magic people tree to staff the NHS

20 November 2019
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We need to move beyond an exclusive focus on money, to challenge the notion of a ‘magic people...

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Immigration and the NHS: the evidence

19 November 2019
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Existing research tells us that international migration is good for the NHS, say Hugh Alderwick and...

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Promises, promises: reflecting on past election pledges

16 November 2019
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Lucinda Allen considers what happens to manifesto pledges once the ballot papers have been counted.

Latest from us

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Conservatives reportedly commit to ensuring no one will have to sell their home to cover care costs

21 November 2019
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Health Foundation response to Conservatives’ promise no one will have to sell their home to pay for...

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Existing evidence shows that immigration makes a positive contribution to the UK health service

14 November 2019
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Health Foundation statement on the impact of immigration on the NHS

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We need to be realistic – training new GPs takes time, services are already under immense strain and face rising demand

9 November 2019
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Health Foundation response to the Conservative party’s pledge to improve primary care access.

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