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A strategy to fix healthcare

The central purpose of any healthcare system is delivering value for the patient. Value for patients means delivering excellent health outcomes, hopefully improving health outcomes, on the things that

Psychiatry, race and culture: a challenge for the mental health professions

This paper presents the themes emerging from a seminar which explored the relationship between the psychiatric profession and ethnic differences in the experience of mental health services. The seminar

Brexit and the UK's public finances

This report sets out the possible impact of Brexit, focusing particularly on the short run, given that the Chancellor wishes to achieve a budget balance by the end of this parliament. It also looks

The new social care: strength-based approaches

This pamphlet examines strengths-based approaches to social care in light of changing social and policy trends. For far too long, social care has been dominated by a deficit model. Services have often