The NHS is struggling to maintain the large and diverse body of qualified staff required to deliver its services effectively. Without radical change, the health service's additional funding will likely fail to achieve the improvements the money promises. This spotlight brings together our work on understanding and addressing these challenges.
There are high hopes that the government will soon begin delivering positive change for the care of older people in England. This spotlight gathers together our research, opinion and analysis on the various challenges facing social care.
Why relying on individual funding options is unlikely to provide a viable basis for the social care system.
Comparing the NHS with health systems in other countries is a useful way of measuring how well the health service is performing, but doing so effectively and fairly is complex and must be done sensitively for the picture that emerges to be useful. We collect together our latest work in this area here.
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