The Nuffield Trust is an independent health think tank. We aim to improve the quality of health care in the UK by providing evidence-based research and policy analysis and informing and generating debate.
Deputy Director of Research Dr Sarah Scobie responds to the latest NHS performance statistics.
The coronavirus Covid-19 continues to present a serious challenge to a health and social care system already under strain. Here we collect our expertise relating to how services are coping and what the future may hold.
Measures of how patients access services, their experiences of care and the outcomes of care – including how well health and care services meet the needs of different groups of patients or staff – are fundamental to understanding whether policies are delivering the impact intended. This spotlight gathers together our work to assess how different societal groups are affected by these important policy decisions.
Monitoring how the quality of health and social care is changing over time can tell us how well the NHS is performing. This spotlight collects together some of our most popular charts looking at how the pandemic and other factors may be affecting care.