NHS providers are facing intense financial pressure, with how their services are paid for and how much they cost under ever greater scrutiny. The funding gap facing the NHS is having a material impact on frontline providers and the services they are able to offer to patients.
The NHS needs a fair and transparent financial system that actively supports the delivery of key policy priorities and enables investment in high quality services and facilities.
Our new report makes the case for why capital matters and how we have campaigned to influence recent policy developments in this area.
Our new report provides an overview of how the sector is performing and explores the challenges it faces as providers work towards delivering the NHS long term plan.
Our report explores the deliverability of control totals, the efficiency challenge, and the likely impact on performance across the provider sector.
Saffron Cordery responds to the Labour Party's calls for an NHS rescue plan.
Chris Hopson highlights concerns about the scale of the NHS backlog and the response required.
Our new briefing shines a light on the value of trusts in rural areas offer to patients, staff, and their local communities.
Recent NHS Digital data shows there has been a substantial deterioration in the NHS estate. Patrick Garratt explains the current picture in more detail.
Saffron Cordery responds to the publication of the planning guidance.
Chris Hopson responds to news that the NHS' budget for the first half of 2021/22 has been finalised.
Andrew Ridley, chair of the Community Network responds to the government's publication of the public health allocations to local authorities in England for the next financial year.
Chris Hopson comments on the need for the chancellor to answer three key questions on NHS pay and funding at his upcoming evidence session on the Budget 2021 with the Treasury select committee.
Chris Hopson discusses the chancellor Rishi Sunak's announcement of the Budget 2021 and what this means for the health and care service.
Saffron Cordery responds to the Budget 2021 announcement by chancellor Rishi Sunak.
Chris Hopson calls for a pragmatic approach to NHS funding so it can carry on delivering the care the country needs.
Amelia Chong discusses the NHS' annual financial position following the publication of the 2019/20 NHS accounts from NHS England and NHS Improvement.