Nuffield Trust is an authoritative and independent source of evidence-based research and policy analysis to improve health care in the UK. Our independence and expertise mean we are well placed to be a source of expert and impartial analysis for the media.

Our Qualitywatch indicators and NHS in Numbers pages are useful resources for journalists interested in long term trends on performance and spending.

View our most recent press releases below. An archive of our previous press releases is also available

Contact us

If you wish to keep in touch with our latest news, receive embargoed press releases or contact one of our spokespeople, please contact Katherine Jarman or Mark Dayan in our press office on 020 7462 0555 or via email

Weekend press office cover 22-23 October. 

Journalists with urgent media enquiries over the weekend should contact Katherine Jarman on 07920 043 709.

Our experts

We have a range of spokespeople that provide comment and analysis to the media on our areas of expertise, and that contribute to health policy debates. They regularly contribute articles and are happy to provide background briefings to journalists. Access biographical details of our experts.

Latest press releases

  1. 13 Oct 2016

    Our response to August combined performance summary

    Nigel Edwards responds to NHS England's Combined Performance Summary for August

  2. 13 Oct 2016

    Our response to the Care Quality Commission’s State of Care Report

    Nigel Edwards responds to the Care Quality Commission's annual State of Care Report

  3. 11 Oct 2016

    Hospital bed squeeze is being miscounted and causing congestion

    A new report analyses patient flow through hospitals in England.

  4. 4 Oct 2016

    Our reaction to announcement of increased UK training posts for doctors

    Nigel Edwards comments on Jeremy Hunt's announcement to increase the numbers of UK trained doctors

  5. 22 Sep 2016

    Our response to NHS Planning Guidance

    Sally Gainsbury responds to the NHS Operational Planning Guidance for 2017/18 and 2018/19.


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