DoH PRP PRU: Measuring the Productivity of the NHS

Project: Research project (funded)Research

Project Details


Measuring health system productivity is important in assessing whether public spending in the NHS or by its various organisations has produced ‘value for money’.

Our work on productivity includes:

Methodological developments in the measurement and construction of output and input indices
Annual updates of indices of output, input and productivity growth for the National Health Service, for England as a whole and by healthcare setting
Estimates of productivity at regional level
Analysis of hospital productivity
Effective start/end date1/08/1131/07/14