Welcome to the Advancing Quality Alliance (AQuA)

We are an NHS health and care quality improvement organisation at the forefront of transforming the safety and quality of healthcare.

We are based in the North West and work with over 70 member organisations and you can find out more about the work that we do with them in our members section.

We also undertake a number of consultancy based projects across the UK with both health and care organisations.

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If you have an enquiry about a particular area of our work please get in touch.

News & Blogs

  • Andrea McGuinness - A reflection on Safety

    For a long time now we have recognised that most of us working in health and care systems know what is right and good and we try extremely hard to do the right thing for every person every day. 

  • World Patient Safety Day

    Today is World Patient Safety Day. Follow our live blog to keep up with our activities. 

  • Lesley Massey - A reflection on World Patient Safety Day

    As we come together for the first time globally as a community to think about World Patient Safety Day, I reflect on the last decade of attention AQuA has given to improving the reliability and experience of health care and the drive to reduce levels of harm.


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Featured Resources

Below are a selection of AQuA's featured resources that can help you understand what we have on offer. For more please visit our resources section.