Health landscape report: 24-28 July 2023

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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  

Office for National Statistics 

    • The number of people economically inactive because of long-term sickness has risen to over 2.5 million people, an increase of over 400,000 since the start of the pandemic. 


Health Education England 


Policy, think tanks, charities and representative bodies   

Queen Mary University 

    • See social media section below for more information. 


King’s Fund 


 Health Foundation 

    • 9.1 million people in England are projected to be living with major illness by 2040. This is an increase from 1 in 6 to nearly 1 in 5 of the adult population. 


NHS Providers 


Nuffield Trust 






    • 61% would consider diverting all on-the-day/urgent cases to 111 or A&E. 


London Trusts   

Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust 


Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust 


London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust 


University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 


Social media  

  • Researchers from Queen Mary University discuss their findings around inequalities in primary care in this YouTube video. 


London local authorities