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Championing quality and seizing improvement opportunities – are we getting it right?

Championing quality and seizing improvement opportunities – are we getting it right?

Durka Dougall argues that improving quality of care for patients and delivering better value care are often two sides of the same coin.
Blog
Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) report

Tackling variations in clinical care

Assessing the Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) programme
Our new report looks at the Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) programme, which aims to bring about higher-quality care in hospitals, at lower cost, by reducing unwanted variations in services and practices.
Publication
Transforming the NHS through second-order change

Transforming the NHS through second-order change

Matthew Lewis and Julia Fernando discuss what the barriers and enablers to transformational change are, and why this type of change is key to the future of the NHS.
Briefing: House of Commons debate on the address: Health, social care and security

Briefing: House of Commons debate on the address: Health, social care and security

Ahead of debates on the address on Wednesday 28 June in the House of Commons and Thursday 29 June in the House of Lords, The King’s Fund has produced this written briefing on the key issues for health and social care in the new parliament.

Cascading Leadership programme

This free programme matches experienced, high-performing leaders in the voluntary and community sector with others in the sector to share their knowledge and provide peer support.
LD Programme
Enhanced care in care homes: building on a promising start

Enhanced care in care homes: building on a promising start

How can the good practice in enhanced care home projects be shared more widely? Alex Baylis sets out the challenges.
Blog

Accountable care organisations (ACOs) explained

What are accountable care organisations (ACOs), how do they work, and can they be established in the NHS?