QualityWatch

QualityWatch is a major research programme providing independent scrutiny into how the quality of health and social care is changing over time.

Spotlight

Published: 03/04/2017

Focus on: Emergency hospital care for children and young peo...

24/04/2017Eilís Keeble | Dr Lucia Kossarova

Report

As the NHS emerges from its toughest winter yet, attention has been focused on the impact of older people on the health system. But younger people (up to the age of 24) are also frequent users of emergency care and, like older people, require specialist care.

New report shows rise in emergency hospital admissions for y...

24/04/2017

Press release

Latest QualityWatch Focus On report has found that the number of babie...

Quality at a cost

08/12/2016Dr Elizabeth Fisher | Dr Lucia Kossarova | Eilís Keeble | Holly Dorning | Nora Cooke O'Dowd

Report

Quality at a cost is the fourth annual statement from QualityWatch, a...

QualityWatch indicators

05/04/2013

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News and opinion from QualityWatch

05/04/2013QualityWatch

In the news

Expert commentary on how quality is changing in the English NHS.

Focus on: Public health and prevention

28/04/2016Dr Alisha Davies | Eilís Keeble | Dr Tazeem Bhatia | Dr Elizabeth Fisher

Report

This QualityWatch report provides an overview of public health outcome...

Winter pressures: what's going on behind the scenes?

11/02/2016Dr Elizabeth Fisher | Holly Dorning

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In this latest analysis from QualityWatch we track A&E performance acr...

Consensus on quality

18/12/2015Holly Dorning

Report

The QualityWatch programme uses a framework that views quality through...

Focus on: People with mental ill health and hospital use

14/10/2015Nuffield Trust

Report

Research about how the quality of physical health care affects people...

Focus on: International comparisons of healthcare quality

03/07/2015Dr Lucia Kossarova | Dr Martin Bardsley | Ian Blunt

Report

An analysis of 27 care quality indicators across 15 countries to explo...

Focus on: Hospital admissions from care homes

29/01/2015Paul Smith | Chris Sherlaw-Johnson | Cono Ariti | Dr Martin Bardsley

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An estimated 325,000 older people live in care homes in England, repre...