Anita Charlesworth: Trends in health spending & productivity


Published: 05/03/2013

In this audio slideshow, Anita Charlesworth, Chief Economist, Nuffield Trust, describes the key findings from our research examining patterns of spending on health, drawing on the accounts data of hundreds of strategic health authorities (SHAs), hospital and mental health trusts, and commissioning organisations dating back to 2003/4.

The full findings were published in the report: The anatomy of health spending 2011/12: a review of NHS expenditure and labour productivity (Nuffield Trust, March 2013), which forms part of an ongoing research programme the Nuffield Trust is undertaking, supported by PwC and McKesson.