Health care quality analysis
Publications, briefings and blogs about health care quality and demand in the UK
We believe everyone in the UK should be able to access high-quality health care so they can live long and healthy lives.
By high-quality care, we mean it should be safe, effective, person-centred, timely, efficient and equitable.
The public expects care to be accessible when they need it, and that their quality of care should not be dependent on their health condition, their doctor or provider, where they live, their background, or their financial and other resources.
Our aim is to provide insight to inform national policymakers how they can strategically improve quality – and the actions needed to support the NHS and patients to access the data that will help them understand quality of care.
What has changed in cancer care in England over the past two decades? What has worked well, or less well, and why?
In his latest blog post, Adam Steventon, Director of Data Analytics, welcomes new investment in community health care teams but encourages the NHS to build on past evaluations.
The team at the Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy introduce their 2-year study on the progress and challenges associated with integrated care models.
Responding to Matt Hancock’s argument that the NHS will fall behind the curve if it waits to evaluate benefits before implementing new technology, Adam Steventon says evaluation is crucial and outline...
The CQC State of Care report shows how much pressure there is on health and social care services and how hard staff are working to maintain quality and access.
Although cancer outcomes in the UK have improved since 2000, survival rates continue to lag behind many comparable countries and we know that late diagnosis is a big factor in this.
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