Health and Social Care Act 2012 Our work on this significant and far-reaching reform of the NHS Content Type Viewing: Multimedia 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. 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. Slideshow Chris Ham: introduction to the Health and Social Care Act Chris Ham, Chief Executive at The King’s Fund, gives an introduction to the Health and Social Care Act with a particular focus on integration. Audio Deborah Evans on any willing provider Deborah Evans gives her take on the benefits and risks of diversifying the NHS provider base, using examples and lessons learnt at NHS Bristol. Audio Jill Watts on any willing provider Jill Watts outlines the work of Ramsay Health Care UK and discusses the benefits of opening up the NHS to a greater diversity of providers. Audio Victor Adebowale on any willing provider Victor Adebowale, Chief Executive of Turning Point, discusses the not-for-profit provision of health and social care and the risks associated with competition. Video Chris Ham: response to the NHS Future Forum recommendations Chris Ham gives his initial response to the recommendations set out by the NHS Future Forum, including what the next steps will be and what was missing from the report. Slideshow Transforming our health care system: Ten priorities for commissioners Candace Imison, Deputy Director of Policy at The King's Fund, talks through ten priorities that will support commissioners to transform the health care system. Slideshow Ciaran O'Neill on NHS reform - a Northern Irish perspective Professor Ciaran O'Neill, School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway, gives his perspective on the proposed NHS refoms and outlines the health care system in Northern Ireland. Slideshow Jan-Kees Helderman on NHS reform - a Dutch perspective Jan-Kees Helderman, assistant professor in Comparative Governance and Public Policy at Radbouyd University Nijmegan, outlines how the Dutch health care system operates and reflects on the English health reforms. Slideshow Sean Boyle on English health reform Sean Boyle, Senior Research Fellow at LSE, reflects on what the English health reforms mean for the NHS and outlines the key findings from the European Observatory of Health Systems and Policies' health profile for England. Audio John Healey on the Health and Social Care Bill John Healey, MP, Shadow Health Secretary, set out Labour's response to the Health and Social Care Bill. Audio Anna Dixon on the Health and Social Care Bill With the publication of the Health and Social Care White Paper, Anna Dixon gives her opinion on its key points, what's still missing and what it must achieve to secure productivity gains and financial savings for the NHS. Video Anna Dixon: the health White Paper - what do doctors think? Anna Dixon and Tim Ringrose, Medical Director of Doctors.net.uk, discuss the impact of the health White Paper on doctors. Video The NHS White Paper: commissioning Chris Ham gives an overview of the government's plans for GP commissioning and spells out The King's Fund's response to the NHS White Paper in this exclusive video. Video The NHS White Paper: regulation John Appleby discusses the government's plans for regulation and the Fund's response to the NHS White Paper. Video The NHS White Paper: Outcomes Framework Veena Raleigh explains how the Outcomes Framework will work and outlines the Fund's response to the NHS White Paper. Video The NHS White Paper: local democratic legitimacy Rachael Addicott gives the Fund's response to the government's plans for local democratic legitimacy as set out in the NHS White Paper.