Health Services Management Centre

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.


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Posted 19 February 2018

Compassion in recruitment

For compassion to be built into the heart of everything we do, we need to both recruit for compassion, and demonstrate compassion throughout our recruitment process. We need to be compassionate as an organisation as well as look for people who share this value, writes Helen Sanderson in a new Viewpoint.

Posted 19 February 2018

Integrated care in the four countries of the UK

A new book edited by Professor Jon Glasby, at the University of Birmingham, provides a timely and much needed systematic assessment of recent policy developments across the four countries of the UK.

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About HSMC

Professor Judith Smith, Director, HSMC, talks about HSMC's work, its research and teaching, its influence and impact and its work around priority setting.

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