The Health Services Management Centre (HSMC) at the University of Birmingham is one of the UK's foremost centres for research, evaluation, teaching and professional development for health and social care organisations. HSMC has established a unique reputation as a 'critical friend' of the healthcare community and strives constantly to bridge the gap between research and practice.
COVID-19 research across the College of Social Sciences
About the Health Services Management Centre
HSMC looks back over the last 50 years, celebrating its impact on research and evaluation, teaching and professional development.
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Taking place in September 2022, world leading scholars will be convening at the centre to share their latest research
22 March 2022
Jon Glasby is a qualified social worker by background and Director of IMPACT, the UK centre for implementing evidence in adult social care.
17 February 2022
Steve Gulati reflects on HSMC's tradition of sharing knowledge and encouraging debate through events and seminars.
14 February 2022
The Health Services Management Centre (HSMC) will be hosting this year's OBHC Conference between Mon 12th – Wed 14th September 2022.
09 February 2022
For LGBTQ + History Month 2022, Dr Spohie King looks back over the impact of the Local Government Act 1988, particularly the notorious Section 28.
20 January 2022
Professor Judith Smith, current Director of HSMC, reflects on the key contributions made by HSMC to health policy and management
12 January 2022
Professor Russell Mannion to present at the 36th Annual HSR lecture
Dr Sophie King-Hill receives funding to lead on new project seeking to reduce the harmful sexual behaviours in children and young people
Understanding vertical integration between primary care medical practices and the organisations running acute hospitals
11 January 2022
The study looks at early evidence on implementation and development of PCNs, motivations to participate and what enables or inhibits progress.
17 November 2021
A collection of findings based on the COVID Oximetry @home evaluation from RSET and BRACE in collaboration with Imperial College London and Health Foundation
11 November 2021
Professor Judith Smith and colleagues have undertaken various national and local evaluations of integrated care over the past ten years.
01 November 2021
The Health Services Management Centre (HSMC) and Birmingham Business School have collaborated to design and deliver a new online MBA Clinical Leadership
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