Health Policy

Tuesday, February 2, 2010
Analysis of the Quality and Outcomes Framework Report for the NHS. This policy paper evaluates the progress that QOF has made since its introduction and considers the different ways in which the QOF can be reformed.  It specifically...
Tuesday, November 10, 2009
Including contributions from Sir Andrew Dillon, Dr. Richard Barker and Dr. Bill Moyes.In our research piece published today, we apply David Cameron's criteria to each of the key health agencies and bodies in the UK to better understand which health...
Friday, August 14, 2009
By 2025 the number of people aged 85 or older in England is set to increase by 70% to nearly two million. In this group more than a third of men (37%) and more than half of women (55%) live alone. Most have a limiting long term illness.Responding to...
Wednesday, June 24, 2009
including contributions from Simon Weston OBE and Captain Surgeon Morgan O'Connell. In putting the needs of the Nation, The Army and others before their own, they forgo some of the rights enjoyed by those outside the Armed Forces.So, at the very...
Sunday, January 27, 2008
Well-publicised controversies and damning media headlines over Alzheimer’s and oncology drugs have catapulted the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) firmly into the public spotlight. Set up to remedy postcode prescribing,...
Wednesday, December 27, 2006
In Britain, the number of people using drugs is rising. The age of Class A drug users is falling. Our streets are awash with heroin from Afghanistan, cocaine from Columbia, and cannabis from Holland and Turkey. Our country’s services are stretched...
Sunday, January 9, 2005
A report into UK Health Standards compared to other countries. This paper reveals that you have more chance of surviving lung cancer in Poland than the UK, and that 85 people die every day because European average health standards are not being met.
Tuesday, March 5, 2002
In a major policy paper launched at the Conservative Party's Spring Conference, Lee Craven proposes a radical new system of funding healthcare, based on the experiences of Singapore. He argues, amongst other things, that the Government should give...

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