In this report we take a broad look at the role of Information and Communication Technology in health, examining the rationale for its use, the government's policy approach and some high profile projects.
We go on to examine the evidence that e-health is delivering real value and, discovering that clear benefits are yet to be shown in practice, we look at the possible reasons for this.
Snakes and ladders: Tackling precarity in social security and employment supportAcross the country, people are trying to make ends meet, build financial security and pursue their aspirations. But, in a vicious cycle of snakes and ladders, many are being pulled down into poverty.
Making markets: The City's role in industrial strategyTo tackle climate change, we need a significant increase in public and private capital investment.
Broken hearted: A spotlight paper on cardiovascular diseaseProgress on cardiovascular disease was a significant driver of better health and prosperity in the latter half of the 20th century, however progress has recently stalled – with indications it may be in reverse.