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Patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) research conference | 18 Nov 2014 | The King’s Fund

Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) have developed since their initial introduction into routine use in April 2009 for assessing the outcome and quality of care in the NHS in England for four elective procedures, to being included as part of the NHS Outcomes framework since April 2013 with plans to expand the use of PROMs […]

2014 QORU Seminar

QORU seminar: Using information on quality and outcomes to improve decision-making about care 24 March 2014, 13.30 – 15.30 Venue: London School of Economics and Political Science, Tower 1, G.01 Health and social care policy emphasises ‘outcomes’. Patient-reported outcome measures (PROMS) and measures of social care-related quality of life are collected. But can we use […]

Personal outcome measures and postal surveys of social care

Joanna Apps, Tanya Crowther and Julien Forder The drive for greater personalisation of social care has led not only to interest in gauging performance by measuring the outcomes of individuals receiving support but also in exploring personalised ways to measure those outcomes. Work has been underway since 2009 among a group of local authorities in […]