Spring Statement 2018: On-the-day briefing

13 / 03 / 2018

The Chancellor delivered his first Spring Statement to Parliament on 13 March 2018, providing an update on the overall health of the economy and the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) forecasts. The statement also considered progress made since Autumn Budget 2017, and invited people and businesses to give their views on changes the government is considering.

The Chancellor was quick to remind Parliament that the Treasury has committed an additional £9bn in health and social care funding, with £4bn going to the NHS in 2018/19 alone. This come alongside a ‘pay modernisation scheme’ for nurses as part of the Agenda for Change.

Our briefing explores the headline points.

Latest Tweets

Latest Blog Post

A new Davos for health? International lessons from this year’s WISH conference | Layla McCay

12 / 12 / 2018 10.35am

As a forum for world healthcare leaders, Layla McCay, director of international relations at the NHS Confederation, found WISH in Qatar to be more than just a conference.

Why Register?

Great reasons to register with NHS Confederation

  • Access exclusive resources 
    Access member-only resources and tailor member benefits and services
  • Personalise your website
    Select topics of interest for recommended content
  • Comment and recommend
    Rate and share content with colleagues
  • Never miss a thing
    Register now to keep your finger on the pulse of the NHS Confederation

Log In

To book events and access member only content you need to register with us.  This only takes a moment via our registration page. If you have already registered login using your email address and password below.