Minding that gap: the NHS funding challenge

The best estimate to date of the funding gap that the NHS must fill in 2021/22 is from the Nuffield Trust. Main message: £44bn at the very least. The best estimate to date of where efficiencies mig...


Dr Jennifer Dixon

We owe it to patients and taxpayers

The annual report on the sustainability of public finances was published today by the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) – the government's independent economic forecaster. These are numbers th...


Anita Charlesworth