Breadcrumb Home Multimedia Future Challenges for the NHS: questions from the floor This content relates to the following topics: NHS finances Performance Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page Article information Posted:Thursday 10 June 2010 Chris Ham, Ben Page and Anna Dixon take questions from the floor at the Future Challenges for the NHS conference at The King's Fund.From the Future Challenges for the NHS event.Related contentSlideshowAnna Dixon: where is the NHS now? Anna Dixon, Director of Policy at The King's Fund, reviews the achievements of the government and the NHS over the past 13 years.SlideshowBen Page: the NHS, the election and after... Ben Page, Chief Executive at Ipsos MORI, explains how the public view the NHS and the election at the Future Challenges for the NHS conference.AudioChris Ham: what are the challenges for the NHS? Chris Ham, Chief Executive at The King's Fund, asks what the future holds for the coalition government and the NHS.AudioFuture Challenges for the NHS: panel debate Anna Dixon asks what the incoming government means for the NHS and what should the government's first priority for the NHS be.BlogFuture challenges for the NHS: looking ahead to the next five years Candace Imison considers the future for the NHS as the coalition government begins to form its health policies and reforms for the NHS. Comments Add your comment Your name Email (your email will not be made public) Your job/role Organisation Comment Post comment You may also be interested in Report How is the NHS performing? March 2018 quarterly monitoring report We find that more patients are facing long waits for hospital treatment, with many of those experiencing the longest waits often most in need. And with demand for services continuing to rise it's very unlikely that meeting waiting time targets will become more achievable. Press release Waiting times targets failing the sickest patients The King’s Fund is calling on the NHS to ensure that the way waiting time targets are implemented prevents increasing numbers of patients from facing long waits for hospital treatment. Blog Achieving a balance between quality, access and money Focusing on just one of these priorities can seem more straightforward, but that is not the reality of life for NHS leaders and is not the right approach, says Matthew Kershaw. Press release The King's Fund response to NHS Improvement's quarterly performance report The latest quarterly performance report from NHS Improvement underlines yet again that the service does not have enough money or staff to do everything being asked of it, says Richard Murray.