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Below are links to external sites which users may find useful.  Note that external links from the ISD website may include material of a political nature.  ISD takes no responsibility for information and data contained on external links from this website.

Healthcare Quality Strategy for NHSScotland

The Quality Strategy is a new approach to making our NHS even better, now and into the future, by building on a firm foundation of quality services, dedicated staff and strong values. Key pages of interest can be found on the Scottish Government website including:

Scotland Performs

Scotland Performs measures and reports on progress of government in Scotland in creating a more successful country, with opportunities for all to flourish through increasing sustainable economic growth. More information on Scotland Performs is available on the Scottish Government website.

HEAT Targets

Information about NHSScotland performance against the HEAT targets and standards which contribute towards delivery of the Scottish Government's Purpose and National Outcomes, and NHSScotland's Quality Ambitions are available on the Scottish Government website.

Quality Improvement

For more information on Quality Improvement, see the external site NHSScotland Quality Improvement Hub which includes a useful introduction to quality improvement and how to access Quality Improvement Networks to support communities, collaboration and the sharing of ideas, resources and experience.

For further quality improvement learning resources see the external site Improvement Science in Action which provides recent course material on measurement for improvement.


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