Projects Our projects combine original research with objective analysis to influence policy, support leaders and generate informed debate Search Apply Listing Content Type Viewing: Completed projects Active projects Completed projects Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page Topics Health and care services Public health Mental health General practice Adult social care Community services Emergency care End-of-life care Hospital care Long-term conditions Maternity services Sexual health care New models of care Leadership, systems and organisations Integrated care Local service design Accountable care Clinical leadership Equality and diversity Health and wellbeing boards Clinical commissioning groups Workforce and skills Voluntary and community sector System leadership Sustainability and transformation plans Quality improvement Patients, people and society Patient experience Technology and data Volunteers Patient safety Patient involvement Older people Housing Health inequalities Public opinion Policy, finance and performance Commissioning and contracting Governance and regulation NHS finances Health and Social Care Act 2012 Social care finances Performance Productivity NHS five year forward view Access to care Active project GSK IMPACT Awards The GSK IMPACT Awards recognise and reward charities that are doing excellent work to improve people's health. Active project Integrated care systems: how are they emerging in England? This project aims to bring together information on how ACSs are developing in England; to identify learning for local and national leaders and share examples of good practice. Active project Payment systems for accountable care in the NHS A project to clarify the choices commissioners face in relation to payment systems for accountable care. Active project Information overload: reporting requirements on NHS trusts A project to examine how information is used, what for and what value it delivers within an organisation. Active project Leadership behaviours in high-performing acute NHS providers This project aims to provide leaders from across the NHS with a perspective on what it takes to deliver successful outcomes. Active project Innovative models of care delivery in general practice This project will assess the pros and cons of delivery models of general practice from around the world and the potential to apply them in the English NHS, and will develop a set of design principles to guide the development of new models of care for general practice. Active project Transformational change in health and social care This research project will help us understand how transformational change programmes are experienced by individuals and highlight key considerations for those involved in future health and care transformation. Active project A vision for the public health system in England This project aims to set out a vision for the public health system and population health, which we will use to inform and influence the debate about the future of public health. Active project The public and the NHS We are undertaking work to explore the relationship between the NHS and the public. Active project Governing for health in global cities: lessons for, and from, London This project aims to support leaders in London and elsewhere to develop successful approaches for population health improvement in complex urban environments. Completed project Embedding enhanced health care in care homes This project aims to help providers and commissioners to develop local approaches to improving integration of health and care services in care homes. Active project Practical approaches to delivering better value in the NHS A project to understand the challenges that frontline clinical, operational and managerial leaders encounter in pursuing better-value health care. Active project Managing digital change successfully in health and social care This project will review the use of digital technology in care and will identify the key factors for successful implementation of digital transformation. Completed project What is social care and how does it work? Our series of short videos and related content is intended to help clarify what social care is, how it’s provided and paid for, and how it works with the NHS and other services. Completed project Time to Think Differently In this programme of work from 2012/13 we tried to think differently about health and social care, and about transforming the funding and delivery of services to meet the challenges of the future. Active project How should the NHS be funded? With the NHS under huge financial pressure, questions are being raised about the sustainability of its funding model. Here we pull together a range of content around the NHS funding debate. Completed project The impact of NHS financial pressures on patient care This project explores whether the unprecedented slowdown in NHS funding growth since 2010 has affected patients' access to high-quality care, and whether financial pressures are felt differently in different parts of the health system. Completed project Spring Budget 2017 A collection of work on NHS and social care funding and finances of particular relevance to the Spring Budget 2017. Completed project 120 years of The King's Fund 2017 marked the 120th anniversary of The King's Fund. Find out more about the rich history of the Fund in our series of blogs and interviews. Active project Frontline clinical care in acute hospitals Our research looks at pressures on frontline clinical care in acute hospitals.