The government has unveiled some of the research projects awarded funding from its multi-million-pound fund for fighting anti-microbial resistance.
Acute trusts will need to increase their bed base during the next five years according to NHS England chief executive Simon Stevens, which would reverse a long trend of bed reductions in the NHS.
Live coverage of NHS England’s board meeting – the last one of the year and first since the budget
Live coverage and reaction as chancellor Philip Hammond makes budget statement
Simon Stevens made a significant intervention ahead of the budget