Ethics and governance of service evaluation: best practice

These guidelines offer a framework for the governance of service evaluation and a code of good practice around ethics. They include:

  • practical tools
  • governance forms
  • checklists
  • useful sources
  • support around good practice


Evaluation best practice and guidelines (PDF 253KB, published by NIHR: Applied Research Collaboration West)

The Evaluation and Evidence toolkits go hand in hand. Using and generating evidence to inform decision making is vital to improving services and people’s lives.

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