27 August 2021
In this call for evidence, the IPPR are interested in better understanding the practical actions the NHS in England can take to secure sustainability today.
In some instances, that will be about increasing or releasing money – to rise to the new challenges, and harness the new innovations, created by the last 18 months. But ‘more money’ alone is not a strategy for sustainability. More staff time cannot simply be ‘bought and sold’, and the learnings from the significant budget rises of the early 2000s are that funding needs to be attached to clear reform and transformation to be effective.
Actions to embed sustainability could include:
Following on from the global work of the Partnership for Health System Sustainability and Resilience, this call for evidence is interested in exploring sustainability across five domains:
If you are interested in contributing to this, please submit your comments using the response form below to [email protected]
The deadline for commenting is the end of play on Wednesday 22 September.