Topic: Governance and regulation Our work on governance, accountability and regulation across health and social care Content Type Viewing: Our work Our work Publications Projects Blog posts Events Multimedia Press releases Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page 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 Sending shockwaves through the NHS? Ben Collins asks whether we are seeing the end of the purchaser-provider split as we know it. Slideshow Robert Breedon: Governance arrangements in new care models - the legal viewpoint Robert Breedon, Partner and Head of Health and Care Sector at Gowling WLG, explains the legal challenges of governance and accountability in partnerships between organisations. Slideshow Ben Collins: Governance and accountability in new care models Ben Collins, Project Director at The King's Fund, discusses key questions for providers and commissioners. Slideshow Ed Waller and Miranda Carter: National development and regulation of new governance arrangements Ed Waller and Miranda Carter discuss the work being done by NHS England and NHS Improvement to support the implementation of contracts for new care models. Blog A health service on the brink: a priority in the corridors of power? With the much-anticipated Autumn Statement next week and NHS financial pressures hitting the headlines, Chris Ham considers the political context and what lies ahead for a health service on the brink. Long read Policy changes to implement the NHS five year forward view: a progress report Two years on from the publication of the NHS five year forward view, we assess how much progress has been made and what still needs to be done to align policies with the plan. Report Consultation on changes to the Health and Social Care Information Centre statistics 2016/17 – 2018/19: The King's Fund response The King's Fund response to the consultation on changes to the Health and Social Care Information Centre statistics 2016/17 - 2018/19. Report New care models: Emerging innovations in governance and organisational form This report looks at the different approaches being taken by MCP and PACS vanguards to contracting, governance and other organisational infrastructure. Dudley CCG’s MCP project Case study of Dudley CCG&MCP project, one of the innovations at the vanguards studied for our research into governance and organisational form for new care models. Key choices when designing new systems Vanguards are developing a range of new governance and organisational approaches to support their efforts to develop new models of integrated care. This page details the areas covered and approaches taken by the different vanguard sites. Paid event Governance and accountability in new care models Blog NHS planning guidance 2017-19: steps in the right direction? Richard Murray evaluates the latest NHS planning guidance, and considers whether the changes proposed are welcome and realistic in the current financial context. Blog The consequences of living within your means The Department of Health's annual accounts, published last week, were further evidence of the increasingly serious financial crisis facing the NHS. Helen McKenna considers the outlook as measures are put in place to restore financial control. Report Deficits in the NHS 2016 Our briefing explores deficits in the NHS, including a consideration of their underlying drivers and the strategies being employed to tackle them. Report Five big issues for health and social care after the Brexit vote In the aftermath of the Brexit vote, we consider what lies ahead for health and social care, and the five big issues that will need to be considered. Blog Public accountability needs to be at the heart of NHS reform The need has never been greater for transparency and community involvement in decisions about how to manage changes to health and care services, says Alex Baylis. Slideshow Jackie Daniel: Developing organisational forms and governance models Jackie Daniel, Chief Executive, University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust, shares lessons on creating a population health system. Slideshow Rachael Addicott: Governance for new care models Rachael Addicott discusses The King's Fund's research into governance for new care models.