You can access further information and support to help you carry out your innovation project by visiting the online resources listed below. If you have found any useful resources that are not included here and would like to share them with other healthcare scientists then please email your suggestions to and we will consider listing them on this page.

Academic Health Science Networks

Advancing Quality Alliance

Audit and Audit Cycle – Dr Mary Harding (2014) Patient Platform Ltd

Cochrane UK (Systematic Reviews)

Evaluation Support Scotland

Health Innovation Manchester

Healthcare Science Transforming Patient Care – Case Studies from the National Healthcare Science Quality Improvement Champions Group

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)

National Institute for Health Research

National Institute for Health Research Innovation Observatory

NHS Change Model

NHS England (Innovation)

NHS Improvement

NHS Innovation Accelerator

NHS Research and Development Forum

NHS Research and Development North West

North West Healthcare Science Network – Healthcare Science Driving Innovation in the NHS Video

Quality Improvement – The Royal College of Pathologists

QUASER Hospital Guide


The Health Foundation

The Kings Fund