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Think tanks

Analysis and commentary from experts and specialists, on issues in healthcare, can be found through Think Tanks. A Think Tank is a body of experts that performs research and provides advice and ideas to influence government policy.

Information can be found in the form of reports, bulletins and blogs.

Below are links to some of the main Think Tanks covering health care in the UK.

Name Coverage
Centre for Health and the Public Interest Accountability, funding, patient safety and social care.
Civitas: Health  Health systems, NHS and service improvement.
Health Foundation Health improvement, promotion and sustainability.
The King's Fund Health and care services; Leadership, systems and organisations; Patients and society; Policy, finance and performance.
NHS Confederation Brexit, Covid-19, economics, equality, innovation, leadership, mental health, NHS reform, policy and social care.
NHS Providers Brexit, Covid-19, finance, governance, integrated care, mental health, sustainability and workforce.
NHS Transformation Directorate Artificial intelligence, data and digital health.
The Nuffield Trust Politics, legislation and governance; Primary care and general practice, Quality and equity, Remote services, Technology and digital; workforce.
Westminster Food & Nutrition Forum UK government policy and strategy.
Westminster Health Forum UK government policy and strategy
2020health Digital health, Public health and School wellbeing.


Think Tank Links

Think Tank Hubs

These hubs allow you to search for think tanks covering specific topics and from different countries: