The North East Quality Observatory Service


We are a specialist health care quality measurement service based in the NHS, with regional and national roles. We drive the quality agenda by making information, data and epidemiological intelligence available to enable front-line quality improvements. We also work in partnership with NICE as the National Collaborating Centre for Indicator Development.

Mission: To provide high quality expert intelligence in order to secure continually improving outcomes for patients.

Services we offer

  • Quality Improvement
  • Epidemiology
  • Investigating Variation
  • Insight
  • Evaluation