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. 

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

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