A Think Tank is a body of experts that performs research and provides advice and ideas in specific areas. Below are links to some of the main Think Tanks covering health care in the UK.
These resources are usually most useful when searching for non-clinical information. They cover topics relating to social, economic and political issues in relation to healthcare.
Information is available through their own reports, expert commentaries and analysis, blogs and videos.
The Health Foundation is an independent charity committed to bringing about better health and health care for people in the UK. Information is available through various sections including:
The King's Fund is an independent charity which helps to shape health policy and practice in England through research and analysis. Information is available through sections including:
The Nuffield Trust is an independent health charity who aim to improve the quality of health care in the UK by providing evidence-based research and policy analysis and informing and generating debate. Information is available through sections including:
2020health is an independent, social enterprise think tank working to improve health through research, campaigning, networking and relationships. Information is available under various sections including: