Notes to editors
How is the NHS performing? is the latest of The King’s Fund’s regular quarterly monitoring reports. For further information or to request an interview with Richard Murray, please contact the Press and Public Affairs team on 020 7307 2585 (07584 146035 if calling out of hours).
This quarter's survey was carried out online between 24 February and 10 March 2014. Of 235 NHS trust finance directors contacted, 74 responded. We contacted 195 CCG finance leads, of whom 47 responded.
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