Research to support an inquiry into young people’s future health prospects

This project is a quantitative analysis of available data to map the social determinants of health in today’s young people and assess their influence on future health trajectories.

Safer healthcare: Response and development

Research to build on the 2016 publication part funded by the Health Foundation ‘Safer healthcare; strategies for the real world’ by Vincent and Amalberti.

Measurement planning tool

Research to support the development, testing and evaluation of a web version of the Measurement Planning Tool. The original tool was designed to help healthcare Quality Improvement teams plan measurement effectively.

Learning how to replicate and scale a successful maternity safety improvement programme

This research aims to develop an understanding of what is needed to replicate and scale successful examples of improvement.

Allocative efficiency in end-of-life care

This round two Efficiency Research project will look at whether improvements in the efficiency of health and social care delivery at the end of life could enable access to higher-quality and more personalised care for patients.

WORKTECC: Workforce Operations that Realise Knowledge-based Transformational Efficiency gains in Community Care

This round two Efficiency Research project will explore whether workforce operations used by other industries can improve the efficiency of home-based NHS care, and if so, how.

Efficiency, cost and quality of mental health care provision

This round two Efficiency Research project led by the University of York will look at the efficiency, cost and quality of current mental health care provision, and how changes can be made to drive efficiency improvements.

Engagement to understand young people’s health prospects

An engagement exercise with young people to understand their perceptions and experiences of the foundations of a healthy life

Building a new system for the generation and use of public health evidence

The Health Foundation has commissioned a project to further the development and building of a new system for the generation and use of public health evidence. This will build on recent work by Dr Harry Rutter moving from a description of the problem to identifying and implementing practical re...

A review of international case studies of policy approaches to benefit population health

Research to develop international case studies highlighting examples where national, regional or local governments have introduced social policies that have sought to maximise benefits to population health through action outside the health service sector. Led by the UK Health Forum. Due to...