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Latest publications and long reads

Report

A matter of life and death

March 2022
Report

An evidence-based framing strategy for shifting understanding and building greater support for...

Briefing

Access to and delivery of general practice services

March 2022
Briefing

This briefing from the Impact Analytics Unit examined data from 146 GP practices in England using...

Long read

How can the UK COVID-19 Inquiry bring about meaningful change?

17 March 2022

About 14 mins to read

Long read

Government has published the draft terms of reference for the UK COVID-19 Inquiry. But how can the...

Long read

Building public understanding of health and health inequalities

14 March 2022

About 12 mins to read

Long read

Exploring public attitudes towards health and health inequalities, and how public health...

Analysis

Addressing the leading risk factors for ill health

February 2022
Analysis

This report summarises recent trends related to smoking, poor diet, physical inactivity and harmful...

Long read

Public perceptions of the NHS and social care: performance, policy and expectations

3 February 2022

About 15 mins to read

Long read

Launching a new public polling programme with Ipsos, this long read sets out public views of health...

Analysis

Tackling the inverse care law

January 2022
Analysis

Without deliberate policy action, inequities in the availability of high-quality general practice in...

Long read

How better use of data can help address key challenges facing the NHS

26 January 2022

About 13 mins to read

Long read

Exploring the longstanding barriers to widespread use of data and data science in the NHS in...

Long read

Debt and health

20 January 2022

About 17 mins to read

Long read

Government action in 2020/21 eased financial pressures for many. But with those on low incomes and...

Report

Our ageing population

December 2021
Report

This report explores the complex relationship between age, health and social care need, and how this...

REAL Centre

Data analysis

What has happened to non-COVID mortality during the pandemic?

6 December 2021
Data analysis

Mortality across a host of non-COVID causes has changed, sometimes dramatically, during the past...

REAL Centre

Report

Nurses’ pay over the long term: what next?

November 2021
Report

We examine long-term trends in UK nurses' pay and ask whether the system for deciding nurses’ pay...

REAL Centre

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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Reports

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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