Breadcrumb Home Publications Politicians have ducked hard decisions on the NHS for far too long This content relates to the following topics: NHS finances Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page Up to 20 hospitals, around 10 per cent of the total in England, may not be financially sustainable. The NHS must change. That message came over loud and clear from the Future Forum set up to advise the government on its controversial plans for reform.David Cameron and Nick Clegg endorsed this message in their response to the Forum's report, setting the stage for far-reaching changes.Read the full article from the Guardian Related contentNHS Future Forum: recommendations and responses Professor Steve Field and the NHS Future Forum launched its findings at a press conference at The King'sFund. Comments Add your comment Your name Email (your email will not be made public) Your job/role Organisation Comment Post comment Leave this field blank You may also be interested in Blog Doing a lot more with only slightly more: the NHS’s Covid-19 recovery and public expectations The NHS is facing the challenges of growing waiting lists, missed performance targets and a severe workforce shortage.How will public attitudes towards the health service change if the taxpayer-funded increase in health spending doesn’t result in improvements? Blog The Autumn Budget and Spending Review 2021: what was announced and what does it mean for health and care spending? Siva Anandaciva brings together the recent announcements on health and care spending from the Autumn Budget and SpendingReview. Press release The King's Fund responds to the Comprehensive Spending Review '‘The significant additional investment already announced for the NHS to stabilise services, upgrade equipment and facilities and tackle the backlog of care is very welcome, but the real game changer would have been clear funding for a workforce plan,' says Richard Murray, Chief Executive of The King’s Fund. Blog What does the new Health and Care Bill mean for NHS financial management? What changes will the Health and Care Bill bring to financial planning in the NHS? Siva Anandaciva looksat where and how decisions about money in the NHS will be made.