Leadership A focus for us is on supporting those in leadership roles to lead and deliver better health and health care

We offer fellowships and other opportunities for leaders in health and health care practice, research, policy and the charity sector.

Our recent work and content on this topic is listed below.

The restructure of public health must not weaken our climate change response

Blog
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30 March 2021

How can the government ensure that the new public health system is fit to respond to the growing threat of climate change? Genevieve Cameron and Anya Göpfert reflect on what is needed.

ESRC and Health Foundation to put evidence into practice in new adult social care centre

Press release
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24 March 2021

A brand new centre for adult social care will set out to put evidence into practice to promote and maintain people’s independence and wellbeing.

International perspectives on the impact of COVID-19

Newsletter feature
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25 February 2021

Members of the Sciana network from Germany, Switzerland and the UK reflect on the challenges that COVID-19 has brought to them as leaders and how being part of the network has made a difference. 

Innovation and leadership post-COVID: 5 things your teams want from you

Blog
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29 August 2020

We explore out 5 things people working in health and care want from their leaders to enable them to build a stronger, more resilient system for the future.

Changing health care with, for, or against the public

Journal article
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19 July 2020

Exploring public involvement in changing health care.

Operational research applied to decisions in home health care

Journal article
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22 June 2020

A systematic literature review of decisions relating to home care.

Between a rock and a hard place

Journal article
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6 April 2020

Comparing Arm's Length Bodies in UK.

Cummings, cognitive bias, and the NHS

Blog
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17 February 2020

Jennifer Dixon looks to Dominic Cummings’ blog and asks whether further reform of England’s largest organisation could be in the sights of the new government.

Translating academic research into guidance to support healthcare improvement.

Journal article
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27 December 2019

Exploration of guidance development methods.

NHS Confederation annual conference and exhibition 2019

Event
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17 June 2019

The Health Foundation will be exhibiting at NHS Confederation’s annual conference and exhibition on 19-20 June 2019.

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