Categories
Blog

We want to hear your views on prison healthcare during the pandemic

We’ve been awarded funding from ESRC to understand more about how healthcare in prisons has been affected during the pandemic. We want to contribute to the work going into ‘build back better’ plans by understanding how prison healthcare has changed as a result of COVID-19, including what has been problematic but also what has been […]

Categories
Blog Uncategorized

We’re looking for people to take part in our study!

Like the rest of the world our work has been hampered by the COVID-19 pandemic. However, we’re excited to announce that we’re now ready to start interviews for Qual-P, our study of the quality of healthcare in prison! We’re now ready to start interviews! Finding out about quality… So how can we find out about […]

Categories
Blog

What is Qual-P?

Qual-P is the acronym for the study Understanding and improving the Quality of Primary care for people in prison: a mixed methods study. With funding from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), Qual-P will explore gaps and variations in the quality of primary care [see glossary] for people in prison and identify quality improvement […]

Categories
Blog Preview

Qual-P, Interrupted

Here we are in July fast approaching the first anniversary of the Qual-P study and we haven’t even introduced ourselves properly! Although the website went live back in January, just as we were gearing up to publish our first blog, the world changed. Prisons were locked down and visits suspended. The prison and probation service […]