Living well, ageing well and tackling premature mortality

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Long term conditions

We’re working with a range of partners to help people in England live well.

Older people

We're working with a range of partners to help people in England to age well.


The NHS Long Term Plan includes stroke as a clinical priority. We are working with partners to improve patient outcomes and meet the Long Term Plan ambitions.


Read about our work with partners to improve the recognition and treatment of sepsis.

Respiratory disease

We are working to improve outcomes for respiratory disease and deliver the commitments in the NHS Long Term Plan.

Latest news and blogs

Global Atrial Fibrillation (AF) Awareness Week: Three perspectives on improving outcomes for patients with AF

In this blog, three experts in cardiovascular disease (CVD) provide their perspectives on ongoing work to improve outcomes for patients with Atrial Fibrillation (AF) in England. The NHS Long Term Plan identifies cardiovascular disease (CVD) as a clinical priority and has specific ambitions for the detection and management of the high risk conditions that affect patients with CVD. One […]