1. Monitoring change in health care through statistical process control methods

    29 Jan 2016

    The ability to detect real change in the way care is being delivered will be critical over the next few years as the NHS faces probably its greatest financial challenge. Using information in the...

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  2. Alcohol-specific activity in hospitals in England

    22 Dec 2015

    Alcohol-related harm is placing increasing demands on the NHS. At a time when unprecedented efficiencies need to be made by the NHS and local authorities, preventative action must be taken seriously...

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  3. Consensus on quality

    18 Dec 2015

    ‘Quality’ in health care is a complex concept to define. The QualityWatch programme uses a framework that views quality through six domains in order to draw as broad an understanding of the state of...

  4. The Spending Review: what does it mean for health and social care?

    17 Dec 2015

    The 2015 Spending Review included vital decisions for the future of both health and social care in England. The three leading independent health think tanks – the Nuffield Trust, The King’s Fund, and...

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  5. Cities & Local Government Devolution Bill: Report Stage

    4 Dec 2015

    The Devolution Bill lays the framework for the key Government policy of devolving powers to local areas. It has potentially historic implications for the NHS. On December 7th, the Bill will pass...

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  6. Spending Review 2015: what it means for health and social care

    3 Dec 2015

    The Chancellor announced the Government’s Autumn Statement and Spending Review to Parliament on 25 November. This briefing pulls together our analysis of the settlement and what it means for health...

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  7. Collaboration in general practice: surveys of GPs and CCGs

    30 Nov 2015

    Primary care is facing unprecedented demand to find new ways to deliver care – with an increased emphasis on managing population out-of-hospital through a focus on improved prevention, access and...

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  8. Closer to Critical? QualityWatch annual statement 2015

    2 Nov 2015

    The third QualityWatch annual statement, Closer to critical?, aims to help policy-makers, healthcare leaders, patient groups and others make sense of quality across health and social care, primarily...

  9. Improving UK health care: Nuffield Trust Strategy 2015 – 2020

    21 Oct 2015

    The Nuffield Trust has launched a five-year strategy outlining how we will work with and support those leading change in the NHS during one of the most challenging periods in its history.

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  10. Focus on: People with mental ill health and hospital use

    14 Oct 2015

    At any time, one in six adults has a mental health condition and one in 100 has a severe mental illness. Our new research explores what differences in hospital use can tell us about the quality of...

  11. Parliamentary briefing: Cities and Local Government Devolution Bill, 2nd Reading

    13 Oct 2015

    The Devolution Bill lays the framework for the key Government policy of devolving powers to local areas. It has potentially historic implications for the NHS. On October 14th, the Bill will receive...

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  12. Putting integrated care into practice: the North West London experience

    2 Oct 2015

    The Whole Systems Integrated Care (WSIC) programme in North West London is a bold initiative that seeks to improve quality of care for a population of over two million people. It is one of 14 ‘...

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  13. What do leaders want from NHS Improvement?

    30 Sep 2015

    The Nuffield Trust and NHS Providers asked leaders from across the health service and other key positions in health care policy for their advice to the first leader of the powerful new regulator of...

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  14. Health leaders survey results: 5

    25 Sep 2015

  15. Improving length of stay: what can hospitals do?

    9 Sep 2015

    This report on length of stay by the Nuffield Trust is part of a larger project undertaken by Monitor which aims to find the best ways to improve quality of care across the health system in light of...

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  16. 2015 Comprehensive Spending Review: Representation to HM Treasury

    8 Sep 2015

    The Treasury’s Comprehensive Spending Review in November 2015 will set out public spending and deficit reduction plans for the four years up to 2020. It will include important decisions on the size...

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  17. Evaluation of complex health and care interventions using retrospective matched control methods

    5 Aug 2015

    The NHS is undertaking a range of initiatives that are introducing new ways of delivering care services to patients. It is becoming increasingly important for policy-makers and decision-makers to...

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  18. Viewpoint: Reconsidering accountability in an age of integrated care

    14 Jul 2015

    In a viewpoint paper authored for the Nuffield Trust, Ben Jupp, Visiting Senior Fellow and former director of public service reform at the Cabinet Office, examines the future of governance and...

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  19. Focus on: International comparisons of healthcare quality

    3 Jul 2015

    In this latest analysis from QualityWatch, a joint Nuffield Trust and Health Foundation research programme, we analyse 27 care quality indicators across 15 countries to explore what comparisons of...

  20. Transforming general practice: what are the levers for change?

    17 Jun 2015

    In this briefing, we examine the approaches and levers for change that can be utilised by policy-makers and regulators to promote change in general practice.

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