Notes to editors
1. For further information or interviews, please contact Beverley Cohen at The King's Fund media and public relations office on 020 7307 2632 or 07774 218439
2. The King's Fund recently published London Calling? The international recruitment of health workers to the capital. This will be followed up in spring 2005 by a report based on 1,000 interviews with nurses recruited from overseas and now based in London.
3. The King's Fund is an independent charitable foundation working for better health, especially in London. We carry out research, policy analysis and development activities, working on our own, in partnerships, and through grants. We are a major resource to people working in health, offering leadership and education courses; seminars and workshops; publications; information and library services; and conference and meeting facilities.