09 / 07 / 2014
Financial pressures on the NHS are continuing to mount, with experts predicting a worrying £2 billion deficit in the NHS budget in 2015/16. With the supply of funding struggling to match growing demand, the NHS finds itself facing an unprecedented financial challenge.
This infographic pulls together the latest facts and figures on NHS finances and the pressures on its purse, painting a picture of a service at boiling point. The NHS Confederation is calling for a commitment from politicians for a ten-year spending settlement on the NHS to give members the space to release the pressure.