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Latest publications and long reads


Adult social care and COVID-19: Assessing the policy response in England so far

July 2020

Our analysis of the national government policy response during the first phase of the pandemic.


Adult social care and COVID-19: Assessing the impact on social care users and staff in England so far

July 2020

Our analysis on the scale of the impact of COVID-19 on social care in England during the first phase...


Public perceptions of health and social care in light of COVID-19

June 2020

Results from an Ipsos MORI survey commissioned by the Health Foundation.


Social care for adults aged 18–64

April 2020

This analysis explores the needs of younger adults (aged 18–64) in the social care system in...


Feeling the strain

March 2020

An analysis of the 2019 Commonwealth Fund survey data and what it says about general practice in the...


Health Equity in England: The Marmot Review 10 Years On

February 2020

A new report by the Institute of Health Equity and commissioned by the Health Foundation that...

Research report

Quality improvement in general practice: what do GPs and practice managers think?

December 2019

Our research shows that most GPs and Practice Managers see quality improvement as a core aspect of...

Long read

Returning NHS waiting times to 18 weeks for routine treatment

About 12 mins to read

In January 2020 there was a backlog of over 1,000,000 patients awaiting elective surgery which...

Long read

Will COVID-19 be a watershed moment for health inequalities?

About 15 mins to read

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and the wider governmental and societal response, have brought...

Long read

What the quality of work means for our health

About 13 mins to read

Read about how the quantity and quality of employment has changed over the last 10 years, and the...

Quick guides

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

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Long reads

Our long reads present research and analysis from our work in a new interactive format. You can read them online or download for later.

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

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Journal articles

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

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