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Caring for older patients with complex needs

Long read

How does the NHS in England compare with health care systems in 11 OECD countries?

Have integrated care programmes reduced emergency admissions?

Long read

Evidence on the short- and long-term effect of integrated care programmes on emergency hospital use to inform the national roll-out of Integrated Care Systems (ICS).

The full health and care data strategy must address its shortcomings

17 August 2021

Building trust, addressing health inequalities and improving social care data are critical if the NHSX data strategy is to unlock its full potential, writes Josh Keith.

Ensuring everybody benefits from the use of health data

Newsletter blog
27 May 2021

Our Director of Data Analytics, Adam Steventon, looks at what will enable a data-driven approach to health to flourish.

Exploring the potential of AI to help address health inequalities

Newsletter feature
25 March 2021

Brhmie Balaram from NHSX and Adam Steventon from the Health Foundation discuss the new £1.5m research call into AI and racial and ethnic inequalities in health and care. 

How has hospital use among those clinically extremely vulnerable to COVID-19 been impacted by the pandemic?

24 March 2021

Using secondary care data linked to the shielded patient list, this analysis explores the pandemic's impact on hospital care use among clinically extremely vulnerable people during the first wave

Who is most vulnerable to health-related misinformation about COVID-19?

1 March 2021

Research at The Alan Turing Institute reveals who is most likely to believe online misinformation – and what can be done to tackle the problem.

Who was advised to shield from COVID-19?

27 January 2021

This analysis from the Networked Data Lab explores demographic variation in people advised to shield from COVID-19.

Multimorbidity, deprivation and consultation length

15 December 2020

Dr Becks Fisher, a GP in Oxford and Senior Policy Fellow at the Health Foundation, reflects on the length of GP consultations and asks whether these are in proportion with patient need.

How are total triage and remote consultation affecting prescribing patterns?

10 December 2020

COVID-19 has seen the rapid and widescale adoption of online and digital tools such as total triage and remote consultations. Is this shift affecting the prescribing behaviour of clinicians?

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