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Measurement 'how to' guides

NHS Improving Quality has produced two bite-sized guides to support staff in measuring their improvement work. 

Further guides will be produced soon and will be added to this page when they are available.

1. The One Hour Improvement Expert: How to Become an Improvement Measure Expert in 60 Minutes

This guide is designed to offer an interactive introduction to the topic of improvement measurement, and features signposting to experts and key resources. It is divided up into a series of sections giving staff simple steps they can take to improve their knowledge and apply it to the workplace. Topics include indicators, sourcing and collecting data, driver diagrams, variation, and analysis. 

View our interactive guide.

Download suggested measures template to accompany this guide.

2. The A to Z of measurement

This guide aims to demystify the key terminology in the field of measurement by providing concise definitions. Download the A-Z measurement guide.