Supporting Oxford Health to provide safe, better quality care to its patients and improve the working lives of its staff.
As the NHS faces unprecedented challenges from an ageing population, restricted resources, rapid innovation and changing expectations, NHS organisations need to maintain and improve quality, and support staff while simultaneously reducing costs.
To do this, there is a need to develop and improve services, and evaluate the impact of those changes.
The Oxford Healthcare Improvement Centre trains and develops Oxford Health staff to deliver better and safer care through a programme of quality improvement projects, training and research.
We work with national and international organisations, universities, health and social care providers, commissioners, the academic health science network, patient safety collaborative and industrial partners.
OHI has been formed to work with everyone in the Trust to support the development of this longer-term improvement capacity. We do this by: