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.
Chris Hopson comments in detail on the different elements of today's health and care spending review announcements.
Chris Hopson responds to the chancellor's spending review 2020 announcement.
Saffron Cordery responds to the government's announcement of funding to support electronic prescribing in hospitals.
Chris Hopson discusses the vital need for the government to provide the NHS more clarity over this month's comprehensive spending review.
Chris Hopson responds to the launch of a joint briefing by NHS Providers and the Association of Ambulance Chief Executives calls for a focus on ambulance service funding.
NHS Providers has urged the chancellor to make good on his personal commitment that the health service will have what it needs to deal with the costs of COVID.
Chris Hopson warns that worrying gaps in health spending must urgently be addressed in the forthcoming comprehensive spending review.
This case study by our connect partners, Earnd reveals how on demand pay gives NHS staff financial flexibility.
Saffron Cordery responds to the government's announcement of £3.7bn capital for hospital rebuilds.
Our On The Day Briefing summarises the system finance guidance that has been issued by NHSE/I
Chris Hopson looks ahead to the comprehensive spending review this autumn, should it go ahead as planned, and looks at what has changed in terms of context this year.
Chris Hopson responds to the prime minister confirming some funding to prepare the NHS for winter.