Knowledge Library

The Knowledge Library is a collection of evidence and analysis produced by members of the Midlands Decision Support Network, to encourage knowledge sharing and avoid unnecessary duplication. Browse areas of interest using the pre-set filters or search for a word or phrase using the search facility in the panel down the left-hand side.

Still time to register for: Arguing with Numbers. A one-day online course taking place next week 6th July. ‘There’s more to presenting data than just presenting’
Register here:

People living in more deprived areas have poorer access to planned hospital care.

When tackling the increasing waiting lists ICBs must look to reduce these inequalities.

How do we reduce the inequities?
Is levelling-up the only solution?

Shaun Lintern@ShaunLintern

The most detailed analysis yet of NHS waiting lists in @thesundaytimes warns they could triple to 14.3m by 2030, triggering a “population health crisis” 1/8

Great team doing interesting and useful analysis work. Do check them out and share the post advert! (It's our sister team!)
#DataJobs #healthdata @nhsjobs @MidlandsDSN @Strategy_Unit @NHSMuslimWomen @WomenNhs @samriley @MatthewCallus @danny_silk

Simon W-M@SimonWMnhs

Come and work with ME! Doing some great stuff for NHSEI and in the south west. Give me a ping if you want to know more. Can be fixed term or a great secondment opportunity.

We're hiring!
System Support Lead @MidlandsDSN (Managing Consultant)

Supporting ICSs in the Midlands develop ‘cross-system intelligence functions’ to support decision-making.
🟩£54,764 - £75,874 (NHS AfC: Band 8b-8c)
🟩FT / Perm / Agile

System Support Lead, Midlands Decision Support Network (Managing Consultant)
🟩£54,764 - £75,874 (NHS AfC: Band 8b-8c)
🟩@Strategy_Unit @MidlandsDSN
🟩Closing: 10/07/2022
🟩Full-time, Permanent
🟩Agile working

Load More...



  • Care Homes
  • Hospices
  • Inequalities
  • Mental Health Services
  • Primary and Community
  • Secondary
  • System Wide
Publication types
  • Analysis
  • Conference presentation
  • Midlands Analysts Network
  • Research
  • Service improvement
  • Strategy development
  • Tools and templates
Development centres
  • Birmingham and Solihull DSU
  • Black Country and West Birmingham DSU
  • Coventry and Warwickshire DSU
  • Derbyshire DSU
  • Herefordshire and Worcestershire DSU
  • Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland DSU
  • Linconshire DSU
  • NHSE/ I Midlands DSU
  • Northamptonshire DSU
  • Nottingham and Nottinghamshire DSU
  • Quality Review Service
  • Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin DSU
  • Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent DSU
  • The Strategy Unit
Uncheck all

Please see our content management strategy for guidance on how to submit publications to the knowledge library

Knowledge Library – Content Management Strategy