Community and Health Research Unit becomes Research Centre

The Community and Health Research Unit (CaHRU) has been awarded status as a university Research Centre. CaHRU’s mission is to increase people’s health and well-being by improving the quality, performance and systems of care across…

Lincoln Institute for Health wins team achievement award for in enterprise

The Lincoln Institute for Health (LIH), of which the Community and Health Research Unit is a constituent group, was judged winner in the University of Lincoln team award for achievement in enterprise. The LIH is…

Care homes of the future: Prof Ala Szczepura on telecare and skill-mix innovations

Professor Ala Szczepura Executive Director of the new Centre for Technology Enabled Health Research CTEHR) at Coventry University gave the final lecture of 2014 in the Community and Health Research Unit’s Improvement Science and Research…

CaHRU receives university team award for achievement in research

The Community and Health Research Unit received the team award for achievement research at the University of Lincoln awards on 19 November 2014, where Dr Jo Middlemass accepted the award on behalf of CaHRU. Since the submission to…

New study on paramedic decision making published

A new study focusing on decision making by paramedic and specialist paramedic staff and conducted in three English National Health Service (NHS) Ambulance Service Trusts was published this month. The study, entitled ‘A qualitative study…