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Staffing shortfall of almost 250,000 by 2030 is major risk to NHS long term plan

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15 November 2018

Critical and lasting shortages in the health care workforce mean that the forthcoming NHS Long Term Plan risks becoming an unachievable ‘wish list’ of initiatives to improve the health service.

People in most deprived areas of England develop multiple health conditions 10 years earlier than those in least deprived

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13 November 2018

People in the most deprived areas in England can expect to have two or more health conditions at 61 years.

Health Foundation selects five projects for new programme to increase continuity of care in general practice

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7 November 2018

The Health Foundation is supporting five large-scale GP practices and federations to carry out targeted improvement work to increase continuity in their practices.

Health Foundation response to the Department of Health and Social Care’s Prevention Vision

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5 November 2018

Our response to the Department of Health and Social Care's Prevention Vision

Budget 2018: £1bn real terms cut to wider health budget

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31 October 2018

The Health Foundation yesterday released analysis following the budget, which included calculations of what the budgets will be in the coming years for NHS England and the wider Department of Health a...

Response to the Autumn Budget 2018

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31 October 2018

Day to day spending on the wider health budget will fall by £1bn in real terms next year.

Additional £3.2bn a year needed to reverse impact of government cuts to public health services

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24 October 2018

The Health Foundation has calculated that an additional £3.2bn a year is required to reverse the impact of government cuts to the public health grant and ensure that it is re-allocated according to ne...

Alarming figures link premature mortality to local deprivation

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24 October 2018

The Health Foundation has responded to a Lancet study showing that rates of premature mortality are two times higher in the most deprived areas of England compared to the most affluent.

Demand for adult social care services has increased by 1.6% since 2015-16

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23 October 2018

Health Foundation response to NHS Digital data on Adult Social Care and Finance Activity

England falling behind other European countries in the race to improve children’s health

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23 October 2018

Tim Elwell-Sutton responds to The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health report.

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