Our partnerships Through sharing what we learn and collaborating with others, we aim to make a difference and contribute to a healthier population.


We work with others, and support regional, national and international networks to improve the quality of health and health care in the UK. 

Find out more about our key partnerships below.

Supporting health care improvement


The Q community

Q connects people with improvement expertise across the UK and Ireland, led by the Health Foundation...


NHS Reset: best practice and innovation

A partnership with the NHS Confederation and the AHSN Network exploring how to sustain and spread...


NHS Anchors Learning Network

A partnership between the Health Foundation and NHS England and NHS Improvement to develop a UK-wide...


THIS Institute

The Healthcare Improvement Studies Institute will develop evidence on a massive scale across the NHS...


The Q Improvement Lab

We bring people and organisations together to explore, develop and test ideas to make progress on...


BMJ Quality & Safety

A leading international journal, co-owned by the Health Foundation and BMJ Group, providing insights...


BMJ Quality Improvement series

A joint series of papers exploring how to improve the quality of health care delivery, produced by...


BMJ Improvement Hub

High quality evidence, practical tools and resources designed to help those seeking to improve the...

Partnerships for healthier lives


Health Equity in England: The Marmot Review 10 Years On

Commissioned by the Health Foundation, the Institute of Health Equity is working on an analysis of...


The Collaboration for Wellbeing and Health

Find out more about our work with partner organisations to take collective action to address the...


Shaping Places for Healthier Lives

A joint grant programme with the Local Government Association for councils to work with partners...


UK Prevention Research Partnership

The Health Foundation is a member of the UKPRP, an alliance of funders supporting research into the...

Support for health and social care organisations to use data better


Improvement Analytics Unit

An innovative partnership between NHS England and NHS Improvement and the Health Foundation...


Supporting the Association of Professional Healthcare Analysts

Helping analytical networks to improve learning and the application of better analysis.


PLETHORA: collaborating to create stronger data analysis

Bringing together academic researchers and health service analysts to improve the delivery of health...


The power of R for the NHS

Why is a statistical programming language having an impact on the NHS?

Kjell-bubble-diagramArtboard 101 copy

Get social

‘Fighting the COVID-19 pandemic has put unprecedented strain on an already stretched workforce. A long-term plan… https://t.co/5mwBLATWPO

Follow us on Twitter
Kjell-bubble-diagramArtboard 101

Work with us

We look for talented and passionate individuals as everyone at the Health Foundation has an important role to play.

View current vacancies
Artboard 101 copy 2

The Q community

Q is an initiative connecting people with improvement expertise across the UK.

Find out more