Nuffield Trust is an authoritative and independent source of evidence-based research and policy analysis to improve health care in the UK. Our independence and expertise mean we are well placed to be a source of expert and impartial analysis for the media.

Our Qualitywatch indicators and NHS in Numbers pages are useful resources for journalists interested in long term trends on performance and spending.

View our most recent press releases below. An archive of our previous press releases is also available

Press office contact for weekend 4-5 February

Journalists with urgent media enquiries over the weekend should contact Fiona Johnson on 07825 510527.

Contact us

If you wish to keep in touch with our latest news, receive embargoed press releases or contact one of our spokespeople, please contact Katherine Jarman or Mark Dayan in our press office on 020 7462 0555 or via email

Our experts

We have a range of spokespeople that provide comment and analysis to the media on our areas of expertise, and that contribute to health policy debates. They regularly contribute articles and are happy to provide background briefings to journalists. Access biographical details of our experts.

Latest press releases

  1. 16 Dec 2016

    Pressure on NHS beds could risk patient safety, Nuffield Trust warns

    Five entire hospitals’-worth of extra beds had to be opened every day last winter. 

  2. 15 Dec 2016

    Our response to local government funding settlement 2017-18

    Nigel Edwards responds to the new local government funding settlement, announced today. 

  3. 8 Dec 2016

    We respond to October's Combined Performance Summary

    Professor John Appleby responds to the latest performance figures from NHS England

  4. 8 Dec 2016

    QualityWatch annual statement presents verdict on healthcare quality

    The latest Quality Watch Annual Statement warns that despite maintaining and improving care quality the NHS is at risk of serious lapses of care in the future.

  5. 1 Dec 2016

    NHS pressures undermining relations between doctors and managers, study shows

    Our new report looks at the relationship between hospital managers and senior doctors.


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