Quality Improvement Hub

These links take you to a selection of Quality Improvement resources including websites, journals, books and tools on the topics of QI, innovation, and change management.

Tools and Models


Guides, Reports and Handbooks


BMC Health Services Research

2001- freely available

BMJ Open Quality

2012- Freely available

BMJ Quality & Safety

1992- NHS OpenAthens

Clinical Audit

2009- freely available

Cost Effectiveness & Resource Allocation

2003- freely available

Drug, Healthcare & Patient Safety

2009- freely available

Harm Reduction Journal

2004- freely available

Healthcare Benchmarks and Quality Improvement

2008-2011 – NHS OpenAthens

Health Research, Policy & Systems

2003- freely available

International Journal for Quality in Health Care

1996- (1 year delay) NHS OpenAthens

International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance

1992- (1 year delay) NHS OpenAthens

International Journal of Health Research in Innovation

2013- freely available

Patient Safety in Surgery

2007- freely available

Safety in Health

2015- freely available

Therapeutics & Clinical Risk Management

2005- freely available


Lean six sigma for hospitals, Jay Arthur. – 2nd ed (2016)

Leading high-reliability organizations in healthcare, Richard Morrow (2016)

Using patient reported outcomes to improve health care, John Appleby, Nancy Devlin, David Parkin (2016)

Human factors in healthcare: level one, Debbie Rosenorn-Lanng (2015)

Human factors in healthcare : level two, Debbie Rosenorn-Lanng (2015)

Patient safety and healthcare improvement at a glance edited by Sukhmeet Panesar (2014)