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 Completed project From Ward to Board This project examined the role executive nurses can play to influence the clinical quality agenda at ward level. Completed project The future of community health services Examines the issues faced by primary care trusts in determining the future of primary care services patients receive in the community. Completed project Kicking Bad Habits How can primary care trusts best encourage people to change their behaviour and adopt healthier lifestyles? Completed project Whole Systems Demonstrator Action Network (WSDAN) The WSDAN programme looked at the use of telehealth and telecare in improving the management of long-term conditions. Completed project Technology in the NHS Identifying what determines whether and how technology is adopted in the NHS, and how barriers to adoption and uptake could be overcome. Completed project Health Care Spending Review 2007 Our 2007 review of NHS funding and performance, led by Sir Derek Wanless. Completed project Maternity services inquiry An independent inquiry that began in late 2006 to find out what can be done make maternity care safer. Completed project Practice-based commissioning Our research from 2008 aimed to identify barriers limiting the success of practice-based commissioning. Completed project Wanless Social Care Review Looks at the challenges facing social care up until 2025, and the resources that will be needed to meet them. Completed project Predicting and reducing re-admission to hospital Between 2005 and 2007, The King's Fund was commissioned to produce software tools and models to identify individuals at high risk of re-admission to hospital. Completed project Understanding patients' choice at the point of referral Exploring the factors which influence patients when making decisions about which hospital to attend for treatment.