Publications Independent research and analysis on health and social care Search Apply Listing Content Type Viewing: All publications All publications Reports Long reads Articles Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page Topics Health and care services Adult social care (-) Cancer services Community services General practice Hospital care Mental health New models of care Public health Sexual health care Leadership, systems and organisations Accountable care Clinical leadership Equality and diversity Integrated care Local service design Quality improvement Sustainability and transformation plans System leadership (-) Voluntary and community sector Workforce and skills Patients, people and society Children and young people Health inequalities Older people Patient experience Patient involvement (-) Public opinion Technology and data Policy, finance and performance Access to care Brexit Commissioning and contracting General election 2017 Governance and regulation NHS finances NHS five year forward view Performance Productivity Social care finances Year 2006 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 (-) 2017 2018 2019 Report What does the public think about the NHS? As part of our project on the changing relationship between the NHS and the public, the Fund commissioned some initial polling from Ipsos MORI. The results are in. Long read Building resilience and sustainability – tips for charity leaders Our work with charities through the GSK IMPACT Awards has highlighted some of the most common challenges they face. Here we share 10 key pieces of advice for charity leaders, based on the knowledge and insight we have gained. Article What is happening to waiting times in the NHS? We examine the big issues and recent NHS performance on waiting times. Article Making an impact: Matthew’s story We talk to Matthew Lanham, Chief Executive of the Neuromuscular Centre – a charity that won a GSK IMPACT Award in recognition of its work to improve people's health. Report Modelling excellence in the charity sector: learning from 20 years of the GSK IMPACT Awards This report explores the work of small to medium-sized health and wellbeing charities that have won GSK IMPACT Awards, identifying their characteristics and capabilities and looking at the common factors contributing to organisational effectiveness. Article The politics of health: what do the public think about the NHS? Dan Wellings reviews the polls to uncover what the public are looking for from politicians when it comes to the NHS. Long read Cascading Leadership: a new model to support leadership in the voluntary and community sector We outline the importance of investing in leadership in the voluntary and community sector, sharing the results of an external evaluation of the Cascading Leadership programme. Report Public satisfaction with the NHS in 2016 In 2016 the NHS remained popular with the public. In particular, the public values a system that provides high-quality, comprehensive services that are free at the point of use. Subscribe to our Weekly Update newsletterBlog: Comment and analysis on the key issues in health and social care All blog posts from The King's Fund. Search our database of health and care policy literatureHealth and care explained: How does the health and care system work? How is it changing?This selection of content aims to make sense of the health and care system – including videos, articles, illustrated summaries and more.