The Health Foundation is an independent charity working to improve the quality of health care in the UK. They are here to support people working in health care practice and policy to make lasting improvements to health services.

They carry out research and in-depth policy analysis, fund improvement programmes to put ideas into practice in the NHS, support and develop leaders and share evidence to encourage wider change. They want the UK to have a health care system of the highest possible quality – safe, effective, person-centred, timely, efficient and equitable.




The Boston Consulting Group is a global management consulting firm and the world's leading adviser on business strategy. They partner with clients from the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors in all regions to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their enterprises.

Their customised approach combines deep insight into the dynamics of companies and markets with close collaboration at all levels of the client organisation. This ensures that our clients achieve sustainable competitive advantage, build more capable organisations, and secure lasting results. Founded in 1963, BCG is a private company with more than 81 offices in 45 countries.


Media partners 

At the forefront of innovative thinking and practice in healthcare since 1840, The BMJ is one of the most influential and respected general medical journals in the world. Available online, on the iPad, and in print, The BMJ aims to independently lead the debate on healthcare.

Featuring high quality research papers, authoritative editorials, news, views, and expert comment, The BMJ helps you to stay up-to-date with what is happening in the medical world.

Visit www.thebmj.com for more information.

The Guardian Healthcare network provides expert analysis, news, comment and data as well as a space for healthcare professionals to share best practice with peers and get advice from thought leaders within the sector. 

If you're already a senior healthcare professional or have aspirations of being one, the Guardian Healthcare network provides a place to talk about your work, learn from the experiences of others and build your career within the sector.