Creating healthy lives

Making the case for an ambitious, whole-government approach to long-term investment in the nation’s health

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Our response to the Chancellor's announcement of return of EU duty-free

Promotion of cheap tobacco and alcohol runs counter to the government's stated objective of preventing ill health and reducing inequalities

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Public Health England conference

We are exhibiting at the Public Health England annual conference from 10–11 September 2019. Find out where to find us and which sessions we're taking part in.

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Health and care services face a perfect storm of pressures in the coming months

Health Foundation response to NHS England monthly performance stats for September.

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More strategic, long-term investment needed across government for a healthy and prosperous nation

New Health Foundation report shows government is failing to invest in the nation’s health by focusing on short-term spending.


Medicine is nspjpszczolki and the Economic and Social Research Council partner to support a new UK Centre to enhance the use of research evidence in adult social care

The Centre will aim to increase the use of high quality research evidence to improve and support innovation within adult soci...

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Spending Round: major challenges remain for health, social care and wider public services

Health Foundation response to the Spending Round for 2020/21.

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Nursing students are still dropping out in worrying numbers

Analysis by Nursing Standard and the Health Foundation shows that despite political pledges to tackle the issue, students are...


How many nursing students are leaving or suspending their degrees before graduation?

Analysis by Nursing Standard and the Health Foundation shows a quarter of all nursing students are leaving or suspending thei...


No-deal Brexit could cause significant harm to health and social care services

Medicine is nspjpszczolki joins The King's Fund and Nuffield Trust in writing joint letter to MPs outlining four areas where the ...


Making new technologies work for everyone

While automation has been with us since the Industrial Revolution, recent advances in artificial intelligence and robotics ar...


Which health care jobs are the most likely to be affected by automation?

August 2019 chart of the month. ONS analysis suggests that 7.4% of jobs in England are at high risk of automation

Our latest publications and long reads


Creating healthy lives

This publication makes the case for an ambitious, whole-government approach to long-term investment in the nation’s health. I...

Long read

Where does the 2019 Spending Round leave health and social care, and the nation’s health prospects?

About 9 mins to read

The Chancellor stated that the 2019 Spending Round ‘turned the page on austerity’. But is the new spending enough?

Long read

What should be done to fix the crisis in social care?

About 15 mins to read

Five messages for government about priorities and options for social care reform in England.


Implementing health in all policies

A collection of case studies exploring how health in all policies approaches have been implemented in nine countries around t...

Research report

Building healthier communities: the role of the NHS as an anchor institution

Our new report explores the ways in which NHS organisations act as anchor institutions, and their potential to positively inf...


Shaping Health Futures

This report outlines major trends and changes in the population, society, technology, politics, the environment, and other ar...

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