COVID-19 resources hub
Resources for the general public and healthcare professionals about COVID-19, provided by PIF and PIF Members.
Reports & publications
PIF's publications cover key topics in health information and are free to download.
'How to' guides
PIF's 'How to guides' provide easy-to-follow best practice advice on key topics in health information. The full guides are available to members.
Recent webinars and events
Presentations from events hosted by the Patient Information Forum in the last year are available to members only.
The latest from PIF
Recent webinar: PIF TICK Member Survey Feedback
To mark the PIF TICK scheme being over 6 months old we surveyed our members. View the recording here.
Guide to Producing Health Information for Children and Young People
The 2020 updated guidance aims to help anyone who communicates with children and young people about their health improve what they do. It shares practical…
Health literacy matters
Our one-page infographic makes the case for the development of health literate information. It sets out the average UK skills for literacy and numeracy,…
Health and Digital Literacy Survey 2019/20
Download the Full Report and Main Findings and Recommendations from PIF's 2019/20 Health and Digital Literacy Survey.
Health Charities and the NHS: A vital partnership in peril?
A new report commissioned by the National Garden Scheme focuses on the vital work of charities throughout the pandemic and what lessons can be learned…
Covid Choices Survey – Main Findings
Download the Main Findings from the Patient Information Forum Covid Choices Survey.
PIF TICK – Creating a practical information production process – September 2020
View the recording and presentation slides from our recent PIF TICK webinar, on creating a practical information production process with our quality mark…
The PIF TICK application and assessment process – June 2020
View the recording and presentation slides from our recent webinar on the application and assessment process of the PIF TICK with our Quality Mark Manager…
PIF TICK – a new quality mark for UK health information
The PIF TICK, the new UK quality mark for health information, has today been awarded to 11 health organisations including Cancer Research UK, Bupa, Mind,…
Shining a spotlight on shared decision making in the UK
The report features PIF’s Perfect Patient Journey Project at St Mark’s hospital alongside good practice from other organisations in our membership, including…