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Ben Collins

Sending shockwaves through the NHS?

Ben Collins asks whether we are seeing the end of the purchaser-provider split as we know it.
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How health care is funded

How health care is funded

The way that health care is funded varies between different countries. Here we explain the main models used in their purest form, although most countries typically use a combination of these methods.
Chris Ham

Health care funding: is the grass greener on the other side?

Chris Ham discusses the pros and cons of different countries’ approaches to funding health care, and looks at how our own model in the UK compares.
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Piggy bank

NHS myth-busters

​The debate about how to fund the NHS is never far from the headlines. We examine some of the claims made.
A mixed bag of results from the NHS Staff Survey

A mixed bag of results from the NHS Staff Survey

Marcus Powell explores the NHS Staff Survey results and finds areas of excellence alongside areas for concern.
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Chris Ham

We need to talk about tax and spending

The government’s Spring Budget U-turn makes it much less likely that the NHS will receive the additional funding it needs during this parliament, says Chris Ham.
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Mandip Kaur

Tackling culture change to transform mental health services

What are the organisational development challenges in establishing a new service model? Mandip Kaur reflects on her experience at Forward Thinking Birmingham, an innovative mental health partnership.
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