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 6-7 February

Journalists with urgent media enquiries over the weekend should contact Mark Dayan on 07779 227 129. 

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. 11 Feb 2016

    NHS risks winter performance becoming norm in summer, our research warns

    The NHS in England risks its traditionally poorer levels of performance in winter becoming the norm in summer, reveals an extensive analysis of the last five years of data by leading health charities the Nuffield Trust and the Health Foundation.

  2. 5 Feb 2016

    Our response to the final report of Lord Carter’s review of productivity in NHS providers

    Nigel Edwards responds to the final report of Lord Carter’s review of productivity in NHS providers. 


  3. 14 Jan 2016

    Our response to new NHS England monthly figures

    Nigel Edwards responds to new combined performance figures from NHS England. 

  4. 8 Jan 2016

    Our response to new guidance on alcohol consumption

    Alisha Davies comments on the new guidance on alcohol consumption from the Chief Medical Offeicer today. 

  5. 22 Dec 2015

    'Stark challenge' for NHS from alcohol consumption

    Today, the Nuffield Trust launces a new report analysing the growing burden of alcohol-related activity on hospitals in England.


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