The University of Southampton
Health Work

Uniting expertise  to improve services

This group focuses on organisations and structures surrounding care and services: healthcare workforce and their work; the ways patients, carers and families manage health and illness ; and emergency and urgent health care.

Emergency and Urgent Care Theme

Emergency and Urgent Care

  Our research focuses on the organisation and delivery of emergency and urgent health care services and the experience of care by patients, their families and carers.    

Patient Work Theme

Patient Work

Our research focuses on the work that people with health and illness and their personal networks of support undertake.

Workforce Theme


Our research focusses on the configuration of the health care workforce to ensure safe and high quality care.

  • 21 April 2017

    Sick nurses, sad patients - Seminar video ...

    Prof Peter Griffiths, Chiara Dall‘Ora and Emily Oliver gave a semin...

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  • 5 April 2017

    Pain and anxiety key indicators of public ...

    Preliminary findings by University of Southampton researchers and l...

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