Long term conditions

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Find out how we’re improving the quality of life for people with long term conditions and their carers.

Our work on long term conditions

NHS England's work on improving services for people with long term conditions. Including information on specific service improvement areas.

Our Declaration: making it happen

Our Declaration sets out the importance of person centred care for people with long term conditions, what needs to change and why we need to change.

House of Care

The House of Care is a framework model that provides a holistic approach to long term conditions.

Latest news and blogs

NHS England to fund first ever treatment for children with rare muscle-wasting condition

NHS England will provide a promising new treatment which can prolong the lives of children with a rare genetic condition after negotiating a deal with the manufacturer. Nusinersen, also called Spinraza and made by Biogen, is the first treatment that targets the underlying cause of spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). The condition affects the nerves in […]