New analysis in a briefing from the Nuffield Trust, The King’s Fund and the Health Foundation shows that current spending plans fall well short of what the NHS needs based on an assessment of the Office of Budget Responsibility.
Polling shows that health is seen by the public as one of the most important issues facing the United Kingdom. Ahead of the Queen’s Speech health debates this briefing looks at the facts and issues which will confront the 2017 Parliament.
Social care is a key issue during this election but who is eligible for state support? Holly Holder speaks to John, an MS sufferer who relies on an informal carer because he no longer qualifies for council support.