Has the NHS had its budget reduced by £30 billion? 11 March 2021What was claimed The 2021 Budget reduced day-to-day health and social care spending by £30 billion. In 2020/21 the resource funding for Health and Social Care in England was £140.3 billion, of which £129.7 billion was provided to NHS England. In 2021/22, the resource budget will increase to £147.1 billion, of which NHS England will receive £136.1 billion. However, Covid-19 specific resource funding will decrease from £58.9 billion to £22 billion.