Health and Social Care Act 2012 Our work on this significant and far-reaching reform of the NHS Content Type Viewing: Project Our work Publications (-) Projects Blog posts Multimedia Press releases Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page Report The NHS under the coalition government: Part one: NHS reform Our new report assesses the coalition government's record on the NHS. It comes in two parts, with this first part focusing on the reforms set out in the Health and Social Care Act. Video An alternative guide to the new NHS in England Our animation from 2013 gives a whistle-stop tour of the NHS – how the organisations work and fit together – and explains that our system is as much a product of politics and circumstance as design. Evidence and consultation Health Select Committee's inquiry into the Health and Social Care Act 2012: Evidence submission Our written response to the House of Commons Select Committee's inquiry into the implementation of the Health and Social Care Act 2012. Report Never Again? The story of the Health and Social Care Act 2012 Written by Nicholas Timmins, this book explains why and how the Health and Social Care Act became law. Completed project The NHS after the Health and Social Care Act The Health and Social Care Act 2012 created the most wide-ranging reforms to the NHS, since it was founded in 1948. We look at six key aspects of the new NHS after the Act came into force. Completed project One year on from the Health and Social Care Act On the first anniversary of the Health and Social Care Act, we draw together some of our key resources and commentary on the reforms. Completed project The NHS at 65 The NHS turned 65 on 5 July 2013. To celebrate this special birthday, we published commentary and analysis of the health and social care system in England, including our animated alternative guide to the new NHS. Completed project The new NHS: economic regulation The Health and Social Care Act sets out Monitor's role as the regulator for health care with responsibility, among other things, for economic regulation in health care. Completed project Vision for volunteering in health This project looked at the role, size, scope and value of volunteering in the health and social care sector, and at how the health reforms will impact on volunteering. Completed project Transforming NHS provider services through social enterprise Identifying the challenges for health organisations considering becoming a social enterprise, and the support they will need from the government. Completed project Reforming the NHS: changes to the Health and Social Care Bill In our review of changes to the Health and Social Care Bill, we ask – what are the impacts of the proposed reforms, and what is yet to be resolved. Completed project The Health and Social Care Bill The Health and Social Care Bill represented the biggest shake-up of the NHS since its inception. Read our commentary and analysis on the Bill before it became the Health and Social Care Act. Completed project The 2012 NHS White Paper The White Paper, Equity and Excellence: liberating the NHS, represented one of the biggest shake ups of the health system since the NHS was established. We looked at the issues that it raised and analysed the reforms it suggested.