Further resources will be added here over time to support the quality improvement programmes.


Recent Publications

HQIP Guide to involving junior doctors in clinical audit and quality improvement HQIP Guide to involving junior doctors in clinical audit and quality improvement
HQIP Guide for Best Practice in Clinical Audit
Patient and public involvement  Patient and Public 
The habits of an improver The habits of an improver
Sustaining Improvement Sustaining Improvement
 Improving quality in the English NHS Improving quality in the 
English NHS
  Clinical audit and QI tools
  Guide to managing ethical issues in quality improvement or clinical audit projects
 PPI toolkit Guide on how to involve the public
US-PEx Resource book for participating frontline medical ward teams
HQIP - Information Governance in local quality improvement


External Links

Institute of Healthcare Improvement
Health Foundation
NHS Improving Quality
NHS England
Healthcare Improvement Scotland
West of England Academic Health Science Network
Advancing Quality Alliance (AQuA)
The Kings Fund
Improvement Academy 
NHS Improvement Hub

Quality Improvement Resources

Clinical Audit process
Criteria for Improvement and Audit
Driver Diagram template (Word version)
Driver Diagram template (PowerPoint version)
Fishbone template
Improvement Initiative Planning Form
QI Professional Development Pathway
SPC Template
SPC Template with Phasing
PowerPoint Template
Quality Improvement Measurement Plan
Teleconference Instructions


Silver – QI in Action Programme Templates

Improvement Team Update Template  - Month 2
Improvement Team Update Template  - Month 5

GSQIA Quality Improvement Summary
GSQIA A1 Poster Template
GSQIA PowerPoint Poster Template
GSQIA Graduation Presentation Template


Patient Experience Tools

Patient Experience Website

Co-design toolkit:

Agenda - First EBCD Project Group Meeting
EBCD - Project Timeline (example)
EBCD - Poster A3 (example)
EBCD - Staff Interview Schedule
EBCD - Patient Interview Schedule
EBCD - Patient Information Sheet
Consent Form - Filming Patients - GHT version
EBCD - Staff Event Feedback Summary
EBCD - Themes from Patient and Carer Interviews
EBCD - Joint Patient and Staff Event Invite to Patients
EBCD - Agenda for Joint Patient and Staff Event
Experience Based Co-Design Toolkit - Further Reading
EBCD Contacts
Experience Based Codesign Guide v1
Presentation to Quality Committee Jan2016 v1 

Shadowing Toolkit:

Shadowing Preparation Checklist v1
Care Experience Flow Map Tool
Request to Shadow Sample Script v1
GHT Shadowing Field Journal Template v1
Individual Observational Report Template v1
Overall Shadowing Report Template - V1
Experienced Shadowers
Shadowing Guide v1



Project Management Resources

Project Management Toolkit



Whiteboard videos on QI Methodologies

Whiteboard videos on Quality Improvement Methodologies can be found on the IHI Open School website.






















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