This report from the UK think tank The Health Foundation looks at why organisation-wide improvement in health care matters, and how to get started.
This report is a practical guide to developing an organisation-wide approach to improvement. It summarises the benefits of such an approach and outlines the key elements and steps that NHS trust leaders should adopt when pursuing this agenda.
The report draws on the learning and insights that the Health Foundation has generated over the past 15 years from funding and evaluating improvement at team, organisation and system level.
Developing an organisational approach to improvement in health care is a journey that can take several years. We’ve created a poster that shows the six key steps in the improvement journey.Read Full Report