At THIS Institute we have an important goal:

To strengthen the evidence base for improving healthcare.

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Take a journey through the NHS

Few people have a complete picture of how the NHS works. Aside from patients, that is. Our interactive video version of the play, Not Quite Right, follows a journey through the NHS from the perspective of one stroke patient.

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A unique opportunity

We’re creating a new generation of highly trained, multidisciplinary experts with skills in researching healthcare improvement. Whether your passion is law or engineering, economics or philosophy, you’re invited to join us in our mission.

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Who we work with

An independent charity committed to bringing about better health and healthcare for people in the UK. 

Homerton College, University of Cambridge. Clinical Operational Research Unit, University College London. Social Science Applied to Healthcare Improvement Research (SAPPHIRE) Group. Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen. Centre for Implementation Science. McPin Foundation. Point of Care Foundation. PROMPT Maternity Foundation. Collaborative Quality Improvement. National Voices. Healthcare Design Group, Cambridge Engineering Design Centre. Swansea Centre for Improvement and Innovation in Health and Social Care. LSE Health, London School of Economics. Bradford Institute for Health Research. Academy of Medical Royal Colleges. RAND Europe. Health Education England. Barts Institute of Population Health Sciences. Department of Health for Northern Ireland. Florence Nightingale Foundation. HSMC, University of Birmingham. Kings Improvement Science, Kings College London. Centre for Science and Policy, University of Cambridge.

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