Quality Improvement Resources

Introduction to Quality Improvement

Links to organisations providing essential reading and background to Quality Improvement

Royal College of Surgeons of England Quality Improvement in Surgery
Royal College of Radiology Quality Improvement in Clinical Radiology
Health Foundation Quality Improvement resources and publications
National Institute of Clinical Excellence Putting evidence based guidance into practice
NHS Wales 1000 lives Quality Improvement Guide

Quality Improvement Methods and Tools

Links to useful Quality Improvement methods and tools including templates

NHS Improvement

Making data count

Quality Service Improvement and redesign tools

Cancer resources

Institute for healthcare improvement

Model for Improvement

Quality Improvement essentials toolkit

HQIP Guide to Quality Improvement Methods
National Institute of Clinical Excellence Quality Improvement resources for commissioners

National Quality Improvement programmes

National programmes working to improve the quality of care and use the findings from the NPCA to underpin their work

NHS Choices/MyNHS Performance of prostate cancer services in England
National Clinical Audit Benchmarking Benchmarked NPCA data utilised for CQC hospital inspections
Getting it Right First Time Variation in urology surgery delivery and clinical practice