NHS performance and satisfaction

Fact checks about the reported quality of the NHS, waiting lists and quality of care

9 January 2017

Public satisfaction with the NHS

Data from 2017 doesn’t necessarily tell us much about public perceptions of the NHS this winter, still less its actual performance.

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Public satisfaction with the NHS
11 February 2016

The level of dissatisfaction with the NHS is not the highest on record

There's been some confusion in media reports of health charity The King's Fund's analysis of survey data about public satisfaction with the NHS.

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The level of dissatisfaction with the NHS is not the highest on record
29 January 2015

Public satisfaction with NHS at second-highest level in 30 years—but are we really happier?

NatCen says satisfaction with the NHS is up to 65% from 60% in 2013. Dissatisfaction is at its lowest level since Natcen's survey began 30 years ago.

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Public satisfaction with NHS at second-highest level in 30 years—but are we really happier?

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