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Research Strategy

Our Research Strategy describes the vision, objectives and priorities for the effective research activities conducted within City Health Care Partnership CIC.

It supports the organisations strategic objectives of:

..ensuring that we are able to compete in a competitive environment..


..being a provider of excellent care services…

The Strategy strengthens the organisations research aims and ambitions in support of a defined research agenda. These include:

  • To develop and sustain a research culture which encourages staff to have an inquisitive mind and use evidence-based practice
  • To inform and improve clinical practice and service development
  • To seek financial reimbursement for our research activities in accordance with HRA funding

This will be achieved through meeting the following objectives.:-

  • Provision of governance guidance and support for researchers wishing to undertake studies within CHCP premises or with our staff or service users
  • Progress CHCP research management governance capability to enable external recognition of the organisation’s abilities and achievement, and in turn attract further, higher level research responsibilities
  • Develop effective working relationships with the Clinical Research Network within Yorkshire & Humber to expand involvement in NIHR portfolio studies
  • Strengthen existing links with academic research institutes such as University of Hull, York University and Hull and York Medical School (HYMS)
  • Progress links with other Social Enterprises to strengthen the non-NHS healthcare provider voice