A framework for mental health research – Department of Health

This framework provides a collective view of how mental health research should develop in the UK over the next decade. It sets out a structure to improve co-ordination and strengthen the focus on areas where mental health research is likely

Building a Britain for the future: Understanding the Industrial Strategy white paper – NHS Confederation

Summary of the Government’s Industrial Strategy white paper and its implications for the NHS. The white paper identifies that: How the UK approaches its ageing society is clearly a critical issue and identifies that new markets for associated innovations are being sought.

Time to care: Securing a future for the hospital workforce in Europe – Deloitte Centre for Health Solutions

Report on the workforce challenges faced by the health care systems of 14 European countries that identifies the future challenges they face as: Demographics of the talent pool as societies age Changing expectations of reward, work-life balance and career flexibility

Some assembly required: implementing new models of care: Lessons from the new care models programme – The Health Foundation

Report from the Health Foundation that emphasises the value of local co-creation and testing of new care models, and offers useful learning for those seeking to drive the development of new models of care within sustainability and transformation partnerships and

The Medico-Legal Crisis And How To Solve It – Centre for Policy Studies

Report that finds NHS’ liabilities for medico-legal claims now total £65bn, draining the NHS of much-needed funds and putting patients at risk by driving GPs out of practice. The report puts forward nine recommendations to bring down costs for the NHS

Britain’s Demographic Challenge: The Implications Of The UK’s Rapidly Increasing Population – Civitas

Civitas report on the scale of the growing population of the UK, sets it in historical and international context and considers the challenges that it will present. It considers the implications including the need for new hospitals, schools, roads, jobs

Sustainability And Transformation Partnerships: Developing Robust Governance Arrangements – Healthcare Financial Management Association

The issue of governance in relation to sustainability and transformation partnerships (STPs), accountable care systems and new models of care is a priority consideration on the watching brief of the HFMA’s Governance and Audit Committee. Robust governance arrangements are needed as local plans are

Sustainability And Transformation Plans And Partnerships: (Briefing Paper Number CBP8093) – House of Commons Library

House of Commons Library briefing detailing how sustainability and transformation partnerships have been developed, their funding and accountability arrangements as well as their progress so far. While they have no legal status a key role of these partnerships was the

Getting into shape: Delivering a workforce for integrated care – Reform

Report from Reform that suggests to develop an appropriate staff resource for integrated care: Undergraduate training should be uncapped across the health and social care system. Doctors who choose not to work for the NHS should reimburse the cost of

STP analysis Greater Manchester – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of Greater Manchester to identify its robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.

STP analysis Humber, Coast & Vale – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of Humber, Coast & Vale to identify its robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.

STP analysis South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw to identify its robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.    

STP analysis Northumberland, Tyne and Wear and North Durham – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of Northumberland, Tyne and Wear and North Durham to identify its robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.  

STP analysis West Yorkshire And Harrogate – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of West Yorkshire And Harrogate to identify its robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.

STP analysis West, North and East Cumbria – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of West, North and East Cumbria to identify its robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.  

STP analysis Cheshire and Merseyside – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of Cheshire and Merseyside to identify its robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.  

STP analysis Lancashire and South Cumbria – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of Lancashire and South Cumbria to identify it’s robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.  

STP analysis Durham, Darlington, Teesside, Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of Durham, Darlington, Teesside, Hambleton,Richmondshire and Whitby to identify it’s robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.

Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Report that finds that overall the STPs are not ready for implementation, with the plans lacking a secure grounding in the current situation, and a robust evidence base to the changes proposed. Significant developments in the relationship between the NHS

State of Child Health: Report 2017 – Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

Report from the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health that finds nearly one in five children in the UK is living in poverty and inequality that blights their lives, with those from the most deprived backgrounds experiencing much worse