QualityWatch annual statement

Each year, we publish an annual review of the current state of care quality in the NHS in England. These reports draw on data from our extensive range of healthcare quality indicators and in-depth 'Focus on' reports. Download previous years' reports and explore related resources below. 

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Closer to critical? QualityWatch annual statement 2015

Our third annual statement, Closer to critical?, observes that there are increasingly clear signals that quality is deteriorating in some areas.

Annual statement

Our second annual statement, Cause for concern, offers an independent assessment of the current quality of NHS health and social care services in England.

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Read our first annual statement, which provides an overview of our initial research into the quality of care services.