Breadcrumb Home Publications Health and ten years of Labour government: key facts This content relates to the following topics: Performance NHS finances Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page After ten years in power, how successfully has Labour managed health provision in the UK? This briefing sets out the key facts and issues. Related contentReportHealth and ten years of Labour government: achievements and challengesAfter ten years in power, how successfully has Labour managed health provision in the UK? This briefing is an in-depth look into the issue. You may also be interested in Long read The capped expenditure process explained In response to significant financial pressures in the NHS, a capped expenditure process has been introduced to provide tighter controls on spending. We explain how the process works and what it involves. Blog Will the capped expenditure process help keep a lid on NHS finances? Siva Anandaciva asks whether the capped expenditure process is an attempt at a short-term fix for a long-term problem. Blog NHS standards and performance: is prioritisation the answer we’ve been looking for? James Thompson asks whether a combination of increased funding, incentives and pressure from the centre will be enough to get A&E waiting time targets back on track. Press release Half of NHS areas planning to cancel or delay spending because of financial pressures The NHS is now planning to delay or cancel spending in half of local areas this year to meet financial targets, according to The King’s Fund’s latest quarterly monitoring report.