How to Understand Your Data: Mesmerising Measurement 2017

Date: 2 November 2017
Venue: Haelo Office, The Victoria, MediaCityUK, Salford Quays
Tickets: £95pp plus VAT. Reserve your place: 2 November 2017 or book Jan 2018 date

NHS Quest members get 10% off this workshop by entering QUEST at checkout.

What will I learn?

How to Understand Your Data: mesmerising measurement and data training aims to give participants an in depth understanding and knowledge of data and measurement for improvement within healthcare.

  • Do you have the skills to understand your improvement data?
  • Do you struggle with your data?
  • Unsure what your stats are telling you?
  • Not quite convinced a change is an improvement?
  • Ever feel lost with measuring your processes?

You will learn practical skills to apply to any future improvement work to truly understand:

  1. How to effectively measure a process
  2. How to determine data and statistical change
  3. Understand if your data shows a sustainable change or improvement

In this data and measurement training we will give you top tips on data collection, data visualisation, interpretation and presentation of data to give you the best chance of success for your own improvement projects.

Who is this training for?

  • Health Care professionals working with data
  • Those embarking on an improvement programme with responsibility for data and measurement
  • NHS IT Data Leaders

The agenda includes:

  • The different faces of performance measurement
  • Measurement for improvement overview
  • Measurement strategy development approaches
  • Data visualisation
  • Statistical process control/Shewhart charts
  • Interpretation of data tips
  • Engaging others with data and presentation of data

This one day data and measurement training really is vital if you want to build statistical rigour and quantitative evidence to any improvement projects you run within healthcare.

How to book?

Book 2 November 2017 or book Jan 2018 date

NHS Quest members get 10% off this workshop by entering QUEST at checkout.

Spaces are limited please book early to avoid disappointment. If you have any questions about the event, please contact 

Want information on our other courses? Visit our event page and learn more about Improvement Science for Beginners and our expert level training.

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Kurt Bramfitt


Kurt is a Senior Improvement Advisor at Haelo with over ten years’ experience working across health and social care and third sector organisations; specialising in operational management. In 2014 Kurt spend a year training with the IHI and graduated as an Improvement Advisor through their professional development programme. Kurt now leads the ‘Measurement and Capability’ team who work across a multitude of local, regional and national collaborative programmes providing advice on measurement and improvement science methods and building capability in teams to support and facilitate positive improvement outcomes. Kurt is also the course leader and a member of the teaching faculty for the ‘IS4’ improvement science course which is designed to build improvement capability in health care leaders and academics who play key roles across our health economy.

Nick John


Nick, Lead Data Analyst and Improvement Coach at Haelo, specialises in data manipulation, analysis and visualisation. Nick has a degree in computer science with artificial intelligence and is an expert in the use of Excel and computer programs used create and display data.  Nick leads the design and development of all interactive dashboard and data reports at Haelo.

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