Workforce The health and care workforce are the people who work within the NHS and social care systems to deliver care
We analyse and report on the profile and trends of the NHS and social care workforce, influencing and informing national policy and planning, encouraging policymakers to focus on the longer term.
Our recent work and content on this topic is listed below.
Surviving COVID: The impact of the pandemic on the mental health of NHS workers About 2 mins to read
This film illustrates the impact of the pandemic on the mental wellbeing of NHS workers and highlights the importance of providing emotional support to them at this challenging time and into the futur...
Health Foundation highlights need for a credible and realistic strategy to bring NHS waiting lists down
Our response to the publication of NHS England and Improvement's monthly performance statistics.
Staff vacancies highlight urgent need for NHS workforce strategy and amendment to Health and Care Bill
Health Foundation response to the RCP Consultant Census 2021 and the proposed amendment to the Health and Care Bill by Jeremy Hunt MP.
In this analysis we take a deeper look at what the Spending Review means for health and social care, including in four priority areas: social care, the public health grant, NHS capital and the NHS wor...