Telstra Health and Dr Foster:
Brilliantly connected healthcare

  • Getting early warning of potential mortality issues through data

    An interview with Dr Natasha Robinson on how Northampton General Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have worked with Dr Foster to develop a new Early Warning Mortality metric

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  • Dr Foster’s insightful analysis helps North Cumbria

    Read about how our “insightful analysis, practical recommendations and ongoing support” helped North Cumbria University Hospital

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About us

Dr Foster works with healthcare organisations to achieve sustainable improvements in their performance through better use of data.

We are the leading provider of healthcare variation analysis and clinical benchmarking solutions worldwide: our specialist teams share their world class expertise with healthcare leaders in hundreds of leading hospitals in twelve countries, including over half of English acute hospitals. Dr Foster is a wholly owned subsidiary of Telstra.

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Working closely with our clients, we look to identify innovative ways of visualising, presenting and engaging with healthcare data

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Our people

Our leadership team has extensive experience in improving healthcare systems globally

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  • "Dr Foster’s insightful analysis, practical recommendations and ongoing support help us extract maximum value from our data, and their impact is far-reaching.” Dr Jeremy Rushmer, Medical Director, NCUH

  • “The projects supported by Dr Foster will deliver efficiency benefits to improve the care that we provide to patients.” Peter Nuttall, former director of performance and information, UHSM.

  • "Our clinicians are more engaged in the quality and use of data flowing throughout the Trust." Ruth Holland, head of information & health records, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust