Essential information about key topics, drawing on Health Foundation projects and research
Our popular quick guides offer an overview of a topic, or distill lessons from our research and work with others to help people put them into practice.
Browse the latest guides below.
Read our guide, produced with Blueprint for Better Business, exploring how businesses can have a positive impact on the health of society.
This guide explores how a person’s opportunity for health is influenced by factors outside the health and social care system.
This toolkit is for researchers to help increase influence and impact in health and health care.
This guide provides an overview of self-management support and the key components for effective implementation.
A toolkit for professionals who want to use communications to better plan, implement and spread their health improvement work.
This guide is intended to assist those new to evaluation by suggesting methodological and practical considerations and providing resources to support further learning
The guide is for those actively engaged in health care improvement work and introduces key concepts about spreading ideas, and examines the evidence about the role communications can play
This guide is a quick overview of person-centred care, offering a clear explanation of the principles, why it is important, how it has developed, and some examples to help those considering putting pe...
This guide aims to support NHS organisations to apply a framework for measuring and monitoring safety.
This guide focuses on one important element of the quality agenda: quality improvement. It looks in particular at what are known as organisational or industrial approaches to quality improvement.
'A government department promoting the use of tobacco and alcohol at a time when life expectancy is stalling is at…
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