The Midlands Decision Support Network brings together decision support units from across our region to share great practice, exchange knowledge and collaborate with one another.

Together, our network is helping health and care leaders in Integrated Care Systems (ICSs) to make better, evidence-informed decisions drawing on high-quality analysis and evaluation

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Upcoming training & events


4th-15th October 2021, overview and programme

Thinking tools for decision making: a training workshop (face-to-face)

One day workshop available on the following dates: 08/11/21, 01/12/21 and 09/12/21

INSIGHT 2021: Insight to action – lessons from think tanks

15th October 2021, 10:00-11.00. Video now available!

Outpatient Classification

This report details the development of a set of rules that categorise outpatient attendances according to their function. It also examines the types of questions the new classifications can help to address.

A new resource for classifying outpatient activity