09 September 2013
Professor Nick Barber, Director of Research at the Health Foundation has received a prestigious lifetime achievement award from The Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) for his contribution to the pharmaceutical profession.
05 August 2013
Research is central to the work of the Health Foundation and we put evidence at the heart of everything we do. We are seeking to expand the pool of suppliers who support our research by providing scans and reviews of empirical evidence in healt...
30 July 2013
In this month’s BMJ Quality and Safety, the headline article by Ahmed M et al explores engaging senior doctors in patient safety training, as both teachers and learners.
30 July 2013
Research published online in BMJ Quality & Safety, co-owned by the Health Foundation, finds that ward nurses say they are forced to ration care, and not do or complete certain aspects of it because of time constraints. The study has prompted the ...
11 July 2013
The Health Foundation welcomes Dr Jennifer Dixon as its new chief executive from October. Dr Dixon will be taking over the role from Stephen Thornton.
03 July 2013
The Health Foundation has launched a new supplement today in the Nursing Times that explores how nurses are using proactive approaches to manage patient safety.
25 June 2013
In this month’s BMJ Quality and Safety the headline article analyses patient complaints across Australia to develop a method for predicting which doctors are at risk of incurring a high number of complaints and taking pre-emptive action.
03 June 2013
The eight universities funded by the Health Foundation to support PhDs in improvement science have begun to recruit for these studentships.
10 May 2013
In this month’s BMJ Quality and Safety the headline article analyses in situ simulations for teamwork training in a high risk emergency department.
05 April 2013
The current Chief Executive Stephen Thornton plans to retire at the end of 2013 following 12 highly successful years at the Health Foundation.