Publications Independent research and analysis on health and social care Search Apply Listing Content Type Viewing: All publications All publications Reports Articles Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page Topics Health and care services Mental health General practice Adult social care Emergency care (-) End-of-life care Hospital care Long-term conditions Leadership, systems and organisations (-) Integrated care Local service design Clinical leadership Workforce and skills Voluntary and community sector System leadership Quality improvement Patients, people and society Patient experience Technology and data Patient involvement Older people Health inequalities Children and young people Carers Policy, finance and performance Commissioning and contracting Governance and regulation NHS finances Health and Social Care Act 2012 Social care finances Performance Productivity Year 1999 2001 2003 2004 2005 2008 2009 (-) 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Report Mental health and the productivity challenge: Improving quality and value for money The King's Fund worked with Centre for Mental Health, Royal College of Psychiatrists and NHS Confederation's Mental Health Network to explore how mental health services could be delivered in a different and more cost-effective way. Report Clinical and service integration: The route to improved outcomes Our report on clinical and service integration focuses on examples that are most relevant to the NHS in England in the context of the coalition’s health reforms. Report Implementing the End of Life Care Strategy: Lessons from good practice This report from The King's Fund is aimed at those responsible for commissioning and organising end-of-life care services at a local level. Article How older people with long-term conditions perceive and use telecare, telehealth and telemedicine This article focuses on evidence about older people’s perceptions and use of telecare, telehealth and telemedicine interventions. Article How to deliver high-quality, patient-centred, cost-effective care This article is the collective effort of ten of the leading health and social care organisations in the voluntary sector to identify the five key themes that the health and social care system must embrace to be sustainable and to ensure quality. Report Delivering better care at end of life: The next steps The next stage of our Choice at the End of Life programme, this report comments on issues raised at a summit on delivering high-quality, end-of-life care. 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.