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Our latest publications and long reads

Report

Public perceptions of health and social care

This Ipsos MORI survey, conducted on behalf of the Health Foundation for the 2019 General Election, found people are willing ...

Working paper

'Hospital mergers increase death and harm'? Not so fast…

This paper examines the claims made in the CMA working paper on the impact of hospital competition on rates of patient harm i...

Research report

Falling short: the NHS workforce challenge

Our fourth annual report analysing the staff profile and trends in the NHS workforce in England in 2018/19.

Long read

Health and social care workforce

About 10 mins to read

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

Long read

Health and social care funding

About 10 mins to read

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

Long read

NHS performance and waiting times

About 8 mins to read

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

Long read

The nation's health

About 8 mins to read

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

Analysis

Mortality and life expectancy trends in the UK

Since 2011 improvements in life expectancy in the UK have stalled, and for certain groups of the population, gone into revers...

Briefing

The measurement maze

Our briefing suggests there's potential to make better use of quality measurement to improve quality of care.

Long read

International comparisons of capital in health care: why is the UK falling behind?

About 11 mins to read

This long read raises questions about why the UK is lagging far behind other countries when it comes to the value of health c...

Quick guides

Essential information about key topics, drawing on Health Foundation projects and research.

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Reports

Our latest reports present in-depth knowledge and ideas gained from our research, improvement programmes and other areas of work.

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A Health Foundation Research report

Journal articles

Browse the latest research published in peer reviewed journals that has been funded by the Health Foundation.

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An assortment of health care journal publications

Collections of useful publications and resources

Click below to view some of the key outputs from our main areas of work:

An assortment of Health Foundation publications
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