The Sounding Board
The PIF Sounding Board is a sense-checking and peer-review service for organisations producing health information for patients and the public.
Recruit through PIF
Recruiting positions in health information and support? Advertise with PIF. We are the only cross-sector body representing UK health information professionals.
PIF Ask the Membership
The PIF Ask the Membership service allows PIF members to tap into the expertise and experience of colleagues and peers. It allows members to learn from one another, saves time and prevents reinventing the wheel.
The latest from PIF
Our panel of speakers shared their expertise and experience in making information accessible for all. Speakers included Healthwatch England, AbilityNet and more. Watch the webinar and view slides here.
Evaluating the impact of health information
This webinar discusses evaluating the impact of health information and the launch of phase 3 of the Perfect Patient Information Journey report.
Members of the PIF Freelance Directory are experienced health information professionals, who can provide expertise on a range of topics to help you deliver short and long term projects.
View our collection of posters from our Health Information Matters Poster series including our brand new Translated Health Information Matters poster.
Maternity Decisions Survey: Being Induced – Main Findings and Recommendations
Women are entitled to clear information on the risks and benefits of different options in order to make informed decisions about the birth of their babies.Rates of induction are rising. One in three pregnancies is induced in Great…
Communicating benefits, risks and uncertainties
The 2021 updated guide highlights a range of approaches and tools for unbiased communication of benefits, risks and uncertainties to patients.
Finding and referencing evidence sources
View the 2021 update. This guide will help you understand the different sources of evidence available to support the information you are producing.
'Inadequate' information on medicines for use in pregnancy; Pandemic healthcare for older adults; Guide to getting involved in research
'Inadequate' information on medicines in pregnancy pushes risk onto women and healthcare professionalsA new report setting out a vision for the UK to…
How social media can optimise health information
Free member-only webinar discussing how social media can optimise health information with speakers from PIF, ORCHA, One Vision Health, Tommy's and Coppafeel!.…
Managing health information translations
Free member-only webinar around managing health information translations with speakers from University Hospitals Leicester NHS Trust, Association of Translation…
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.
Covid Choices Survey – Main Findings
Download the Main Findings from the Patient Information Forum Covid Choices Survey.
The PIF TICK application and assessment process
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,…