Health Service Journal (HSJ) is the news and insight service for all healthcare leaders working in, for, or with the NHS. We bring you healthcare and NHS news, and are the only organisation that covers all aspects of publicly funded healthcare from health policy to acute and primary care, specialist services to mental health and commissioning to provision.

We provide news, analysis, best practice information and advice from the most influential people in health, for the most influential people in health.

Subscription Package

Delivering insight and analysis on NHS News, health policy, healthcare technology and healthcare Intelligence

20 + experts and analysts producing more than 3,000 articles, providing NHS news and insight into healthcare.

Our website, app and email services provide a clear and unbiased view.

We provide intelligence of what is happening now and what is coming up at both political and practical levels, locally and nationally.

We publish exclusive briefings, in depth reports, interviews and webinars and produce over 20 specialist newsletters.

HSJ Expert Briefings

Our Expert Briefing newsletters are a premium feature of our Insight subscription package and offer additional analysis, predictions and commentary on a range of specific topics each week.


Insider tales and must-read analysis on how integration is reshaping health and care systems, NHS providers, primary care, and commissioning.


The fortnightly newsletter that unpacks system leaders’ priorities for digital technology and the impact they are having on delivering health services.


Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy.


Recovering services from the covid crisis is the big task for NHS leaders for the foreseeable future. The Recovery Watch newsletter tracks prospects and progress.

"The HSJ plays a really important role for NHS leaders, providing a stream of news in a timely way – ranging from local stories through to commentary on the big national stories as they unfold"

Claire Murdock, CEO, Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust

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HSJ Intelligence

HSJi helps companies better understand their NHS partners and prospects. We combine commercially relevant data points with predictive, expert and exclusive content on all NHS commissioners and providers, giving our customers the ability to build strong relationships with board level NHS decision makers.



Expert insight on leading organisations' development and priorities

More than 50 data points on each organisation to support your business case

Easy to use tools to identify and group organisations and people of interest

Build and share watch-lists and easily track organisations and understand the changes affecting the NHS

“We use HSJi to obtain accurate, up to date information about Trusts and CCGs (and increasingly the wider range of organisations and partnerships) to inform our discussions with them. Having this information at our fingertips means we can use it to help us to tailor our services for local health economies and for patients.”

Nadine Miles, Director of Market Development, Spirit Health Group

HSJ Solutions – NHS best practice database

HSJ Solutions is a completely unique database of best practice case studies from across the NHS carefully selected from all shortlisted and winning entries to our HSJ Awards, HSJ Value Awards and Patient Safety Awards. Evidence-based and objectively judged: 1,500+ case studies from 209 trusts so far, continually updated throughout the year. Editorially curated on a searchable database of real-life NHS excellence.

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“There are big risks to us if we don’t share best practice. We want a breath of fresh air; we want to change. There is absolutely a financial cost if we don’t search for best practice – we need this to take our projects to the board.”

Medical Director, Northumbria Healthcare


Marketing and Advertising Solutions

HSJ has direct access to the senior leaders in the NHS, healthcare policy makers and government cabinet members. We also reach more than 130,000 healthcare professionals through our news subscriptions, events and social media channels. Our readership and engagement across the UK healthcare sector is literally unique.

We have a portfolio of commercial marketing and advertising opportunities; providing you with access to our audience of NHS decision makers and influencers.

We can help you achieve your marketing objectives through our tactical marketing, thought leadership and advertising solutions.

Surveys and
bespoke research

Commission HSJ to create and run a survey on your behalf, and obtain that exclusive research data. Surveys write-ups are published in HSJ and hosted on

Webinars, market briefings, exclusive content

HSJ regularly broadcast live webinars to healthcare leaders, and host an archive of video and audio content including seminars, policy debates and learning guides on

Roundtables and
private events

When you sponsor a roundtable with HSJ, you can choose the topic and select guests from our exclusive audience of healthcare leaders. Roundtable write-ups are published on for 12 months.


Targeted online and email advertising delivers breaking news to healthcare leaders in real time with speed, analysis and depth.

We deliver a host of newsletters including four news bulletins, ten regional digests and 8 specialist Expert-Briefings newsletters on a wide range of topics including NHS finances, Commissioning, Technology and mental health.

Align your brand with our audience of healthcare leaders on the channels that they engage with on a daily basis.

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“The joy and brilliance of the Health Service Journal relationship is getting in front of our key target audience –relatively inexpensively and relatively immediately. It’s been absolutely brilliant working with the Marketing Solutions team at HSJ".

Paul Ridout, Senior Partner at Ridouts LLP