The NHS Test and Trace Service provides an essential component of government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Its stated aim is: ‘Helping to break chains of COVID-19 transmission, protect the public’s health, and enable people to return towards a more normal way of life’. It seeks to achieve this by finding people with COVID-19, identifying … Read more
Health and social care
This report examines the current care market and the Department of Health & Social Care’s role in overseeing it.
25 Mar 2021
This report looks at how effectively government met the needs of clinically extremely vulnerable through the shielding programme.
10 Feb 2021
The C&AG has reported on the 2019-20 accounts of the Department of Health and Social Care.
29 Jan 2021
This report establishes the facts on how the government has provided accommodation for rough sleepers during COVID-19.
14 Jan 2021
This report examines government’s progress in securing potential vaccines and determining how they will be deployed to the public.
16 Dec 2020
This interim report provides an overview of test and trace services for addressing COVID-19 in England.
11 Dec 2020
This investigation sets out the facts relating to government procurement during the COVID-19 pandemic up to 31 July 2020.
26 Nov 2020
This report examines the supply of personal protective equipment (PPE) as part of the government’s response to COVID-19 in 2020.
25 Nov 2020
Investigation into how government increased the number of ventilators available to the NHS in response to COVID-19
This investigation provides an account of how public money was used to increase the number of ventilators available to the NHS.
30 Sep 2020