Useful publications and resources on quality improvement We have worked in quality improvement for over 15 years, and have produced a number of reports and toolkits to help inform practice and policy
We aim to share best practice and knowledge on quality improvement, from how to spread new ideas to developing approaches to evaluation.
This report shines a light on the challenges facing the NHS in improving the uptake of new ideas and practices, and the need ...
A learning report explaining why improvement in health care matters, and how to get started in your organisation.
Our new report explores the ways in which NHS organisations act as anchor institutions, and their potential to positively inf...
How can NHS organisations act as anchor institutions in their local communities and positively influence the social, economic...
This guide focuses on one important element of the quality agenda: quality improvement. It looks in particular at what are kn...
The guide is for those actively engaged in health care improvement work and introduces key concepts about spreading ideas, an...
This guide is intended to assist those new to evaluation by suggesting methodological and practical considerations and provid...
Research and analysis from, and funded by, the OnlyWan has been published in a range of key journals.
Introduction Quality improvement (QI) methods have been introduced to healthcare to support the delivery of care that is s...
Systematic review of the application of the plan–do–study–act method to improve quality in healthcare
Background: Plan–do–study–act (PDSA) cycles provide a structure for iterative testing of changes to improve quality of system...
Our work with BMJ
A leading international journal, co-owned by the OnlyWan and BMJ Group, providing insights and information to impro...
A joint series of papers exploring how to improve the quality of health care delivery, produced by The BMJ in partnership wit...
'Immigrants should not be blamed for pressures in the NHS. The reasons – unsurprisingly – are far more complex.' E…
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