Majority of public back using NHS cash to cut elective care waiting times

New polling has found that the majority of the public want additional NHS funding to be used to help cut high waiting lists for elective treatment.Read more

“A Budget that tells patients nothing”

The Patients Association issues its response to the Chancellor's 2018 BudgetRead more

The Anaesthetist – by your side when it matters

The Patients Association partners with the Royal College of Anaesthetists to launch a new patient booklet.Read more

Patients Association launches Helpline Live Chat

We are excited to announce the launch of our new Live Chat service, which will provide patients and the public with even easier access to a helpline adviser.Read more

State of Care 2018: Patients Association responds to CQC report

The Patients Association welcomes the publication of today’s State of Care report by the CQC.Read more

Patients Association urges NHS England to reconsider treatment restrictions

NHS England should reconsider plans to restrict the availability of some surgery and other medical interventions, says the AssociationRead more

Latest social care sticking plaster shows the need for a long-term solution

The Patients Association responds to the announcement of an extra £240 million for social careRead more

CQC report shows why patients require transformation of health and social care

The Patients Association comments on the CQC report 'Beyond barriers'.Read more

Gosport War Memorial Hospital: Patients Association expresses shock at findings

The Patients Association responds to the findings of the Gosport hospital inquiryRead more

Patients Association responds to NHS funding announcement

The Patients Association has reacted with disappointment to the Prime Minister's announcement of the future NHS funding settlement.Read more

Position statement: PHSO

Our position statement on the Parliamentary and Health Service OmbudsmanRead more