Person-centred care supports people to develop the knowledge, skills and confidence they need to more effectively manage and make informed decisions about their own health and health care
In person-centred care, health and social care professionals work collaboratively with those that use their services.
Our recent work and content on this topic is listed below.
This guide is a quick overview of person-centred care, offering a clear explanation of the principles, why it is important, how it has developed, and some examples to help those considering putting pe...
Research shows 88% of autistic people do not think their needs are understood by health professionals. Emily Niner and Oliver Smithson explain why a collaborative approach is required for improvement.
On the front line of quality improvement in Manchester: flashing lights, focused funding and forming habits
Will Warburton reflects on what he learnt from his recent visit to front-line improvement practitioners in Manchester.
What effect can collaboration between patients, families and clinicians have on health care systems and practices? Maddie Julian shares her experiences.
How do you bring patients, the public and health care professionals together to improve care? Sam Thomas reflects on learning from the US.
Empowering prescribers to empower patients and fellow professionals: a novel approach to safe, person-centred practice
This project is aiming to improve the experiences of inpatients on insulin and the education of foundation trainees.
This project is aiming to design a human-centred model of care in postnatal services, to better meet women and their families’ needs, and support staff.
This project use data analysis to identify healthy patients with new or changing symptoms who may benefit from continuity, and will implement operational systems that support people to achieve continu...
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