Where do the parties stand on health?

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Manifesto pledges

Download our round-up of the main five parties' policy pledges on health and social care.

Party pledges


For the full picture on how the health and social care issues shaped the 2015 general election debate, see our election tracker. We have also produced an animated version of the parties' pledges.

Under the terms of our charitable remit, The King’s Fund works to improve health and health care in England. We have therefore not included parties whose policy is wholly or predominantly concerned with the separate health systems in Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland.