Our portfolio of best practice approaches

To support our work we have developed tried and tested approaches across our range of consultancy services, a toolkit to support agile and efficient responses to our clients’ requirements and help ensure the best possible outcomes.

Based on industry best practice, tempered by real experience and success, and learning from occasions where things didn’t go so well, we have shaped a portfolio of products that we can offer to our clients as part of a consultancy project, whatever stage you are at.

Technology enabled transformation life cycle

We offer a set of tools to support each stage, including:

Vision and strategy

  • IT and information strategy approach to ensure alignment with business and clinical ambitions
  • FacilitatedSelf Assessment of Digital Maturity, for Boards, teams or whole organisations – fully compatible with NHS England’s digital maturity approach

Making the case for change and investment

  • Business Case proformas and templates fully aligned with HMT best practice, developed by Partners over many years of successful investment decision support

Defining and establishing change and improvement programmes

  • IT Strategy, Services Capability Health Check Assessment Framework
  • Project and Programme Management tools adapted from best practice approaches by experienced practitioners
  • Process Redesign proformas and worked examples

Managing delivery of programmes

  • Procurement and Contract proformas, compatible with public sector and industry best practice

Managing and realising benefits

  • Benefits Management Toolkit including identification, mapping and metrics, drawing on extensive experience and expertise of realisable benefits from departmental systems to whole system transformation, library of evidenced benefits

Ensuring effective stakeholder engagement and involvement

  • Stakeholder Engagement and Communication approaches and planning tools
  • Facilitated Workshop Sessions, from team development, stakeholder engagement, to requirements identification


Technology enabled transformation life cycle