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 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 debateAnna 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 yearsCandace 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 Long read The capped expenditure process explained In response to significant financial pressures in the NHS, a capped expenditure process has been introduced to provide tighter controls on spending. We explain how the process works and what it involves. Blog Will the capped expenditure process help keep a lid on NHS finances? Siva Anandaciva asks whether the capped expenditure process is an attempt at a short-term fix for a long-term problem. Blog NHS standards and performance: is prioritisation the answer we’ve been looking for? James Thompson asks whether a combination of increased funding, incentives and pressure from the centre will be enough to get A&E waiting time targets back on track. Press release Half of NHS areas planning to cancel or delay spending because of financial pressures The NHS is now planning to delay or cancel spending in half of local areas this year to meet financial targets, according to The King’s Fund’s latest quarterly monitoring report.