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.
Saffron Cordery responds to the publication of the Public Health Grant allocations to local authorities in England for 2024/25.
Sir Julian Hartley responds to an update at an NHS England board meeting today that strikes through to the end of January are expected to have a financial cost of over £1.5bn.
Our written submission to the consultation on proposed amendments to the 2023/25 NHS Payment Scheme
Our written submission to the 2024/25 NHS Standard Contract consultation
Saffron Cordery responds to new analysis from the Liberal Democrats showing the impact of the deteriorating NHS estate on patient care.
Sir Julian Hartley responds to new figures showing how much repairs to its buildings and facilities cost the NHS.
Patrick Garratt examines the productivity growth challenges facing the NHS as well as the internal and external factors influencing the NHS' ability to meet government expectations.
Sir Julian Hartley responds to the government's newly published Autumn Statement today.
Sir Julian Hartley comments ahead of the Autumn Statement and the publication of the public sector productivity review.
Miriam Deakin responds to a report by MPs who probed the government's New Hospital Programme.
Sir Julian Hartley discusses the findings of the State of the provider sector survey and the challenges facing NHS trusts.
Sir Julian Hartley comments on NHS Providers' latest 'State of the provider sector' report which provides an annual snapshot of trust leaders' hopes and concerns for the health service.