Health landscape report: 15 – 19 April 2024

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This weekly report shares new data and policy information relating to general practice, with selected facts and figures highlighted.

This report is a flexible summary, with the aim of sharing and highlighting a wide range of data and policy information relating to London general practice published in a given week. Where we view information to be of significant interest it is reproduced directly below the links to make the key points quicker to digest.  

Please feel free to share any useful stats/links you think we could include in future reports.  

Official bodies    

NHS Digital 

Department for Health and Social Care 

UK Health Security Agency 


Policy, think tanks, charities and representative bodies    

The Health Foundation  

  • 700,000 more workers are projected to be living with major illness by 2040 [17/4].
    • Nearly 25% more working-age adults will have diagnosed major illness by 2040 – up from 3 million to 3.7 million.
    • 80% of this increase will be in more deprived areas, with significant implications for labour markets and entrenching stark health inequalities.
    • Health Foundation warns of major health and economic consequences without action across government, public services and employers.

Kings Fund

London Trusts    

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust 

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust

St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust