Latest from The King's Fund
5 Dec 2013
Belinda Weir reflects on our women in leadership conference, which explored how to create cultures that redress the continuing scarcity of women leaders across the health care sector.
5 Dec 2013
Presented by Chris Ham at the 2013 HFMA Annual Conference, this slideset explores the key ingredients needed for the NHS to become high performing.
3 Dec 2013
We can’t deal with the emergency care crisis at the front door of the hospital without addressing the situation at the back door – there are still too many patients who could be sent home within 0 – 2 days but who would not be able to access community support in time, says David Oliver.
1 Dec 2013
Our first digital Advent Calendar highlights health and social care issues, with a festive twist. Every day up to Christmas Eve we'll add a new 6-second video to the calendar.
29 Nov 2013
People are now taking more drugs than ever before, but who is responsible for ensuring each patient’s prescriptions are appropriate?
28 Nov 2013
Making it safe and sound
Our new report looks at the occurrence of polypharmacy - the concurrent use of multiple medications by one individual - in primary and secondary care and in care homes, and offers recommendations for improving the current system.
27 Nov 2013
Candace Imison draws on some of the inspirational stories we heard at our 2013 Annual Conference to look at how the NHS could improve patient safety by learning from mistakes.