the Health Foundation has been working with the NHS to deliver improvement through service and staff development programmes. All Health Foundation improvement programmes are evaluated so as to gather evidence of their impact and to better understand how it has been achieved. In Overcoming challenges to improving quality, a team of researchers looked at the factors that affected the likelihood of improvement methods being applied and new interventions adopted. 10 key challenges to improvement were identified that consistently emerged in the programmes evaluated.
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