About change management theory and resources

The NHS Change model (opens new window) was created to support the NHS to adopt a shared approach to leading change and transformation and brings together a wealth of useful resources and guidance into one site.

Pioneers of the introduction of self-directed support in social care, such as In Control (opens new window) particularly drew on the work of John Kotter, and Gerry Smale in thinking about how personal budgets were introduced.

The Health Foundation (opens new window) is an independent charity working to improve the quality of health care in the UK. They run a number of projects and have useful learning and reports about approaches to quality improvement, including a focus on person centred care.