Health landscape report: 6-10 November 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  

 Department for Health and Social Care 

 Health and Social Care Select Committee 


Policy, think tanks, charities and representative bodies   

Health Foundation 

 King’s Fund  

 COVID Social Mobility & Opportunities Study 

  • 17% of young people reported having a long-term illness that limits their daily activity. 

 Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 

    • There were 403 avoidable admissions to primary care per 100,000 population, less than the OECD average of 463. 
    • 67% of people were satisfied with the availability of quality healthcare (OECD average 67%). 
    • The UK spends 11.3% of GDP on health, compared to 9.2% on average in the OECD. 
    • There are 3.2 practising doctors per 1,000 population (OECD average 3.7). 






London Trusts   

Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust 

 Barts Health NHS Trust 

 Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust 

 Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust  

 Whittington Health NHS Trust