Topic: General election 2015

Our work on health and social care issues in the 2015 general election


Prospects for the NHS in England in the next parliament: Investment and reform should be at the heart of the new government’s programme

The newly elected Conservative government faces an immediate challenge in keeping the NHS solvent in 2015-16 and a more fundamental challenge of transforming care to better meet the needs of an ageing population. It must also continue to improve patient safety and the quality of care without accentuating financial pressures facing NHS providers.