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.
View our blogs, events and reminiscences
Taking place in September 2022, world leading scholars will be convening at the centre to share their latest research
24 July 2020
This study explored the value of the approach of the voluntary sector in responding to people experiencing a mental health crisis.
Update on the NIHR HS&DR-funded 'Partnering for Improvement in the NHS' project.
14 July 2020
New NIHR study exploring the value of the approach of the voluntary sector responding to people experiencing a mental health crisis.
07 July 2020
Dr Needham discusses whether the current pandemic a turning point for social care reform?
A reflective blog by Steve Gulati on the anniversary of the NHS.
New blog for Co-production week by Dr Karen Newbigging.
02 July 2020
Professor Judith Smith has chaired the opening plenary at this year's HSR UK 2020 conference.
26 June 2020
Dr Manbinder Sidhu's research paper presentation for the HSR UK 2020 conference.
23 June 2020
Dr Ross Millar and Sarah Morgan present findings from their NIHR funded research at the HSR UK 2020 Conference.
22 June 2020
Dr Walton's research paper on rapid prioritisation work, for the HSR UK 2020 Conference.
Professor Judith Smith's research paper on the early implementation of PCNs for the HSR UK 2020 Conference.
09 June 2020
Research to capture the experiences of primary care teams during the covid-19 pandemic
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