To inspire.

Ever wanted to know where to learn more about co-design in healthcare? Check out these websites out to get some new ideas.

Getting started

Health service co-design

An online version of the popular toolkit Health Service Co-design this website explains how to work with patients to understand their experiences and make improvements to healthcare services. Includes a range of practical tools.

The king’s fund

A patient and family centred toolkit with practical advice on how to implement an experience-based co-design project within a health service. Each section has links to other resources such as case studies, templates and videos.


An informative website with information on design, design strategy and design research. There are excellent resources available here on co-design workshops

Groups to join

Experience-based co-design

Experience-based co-design in mental health

Co-design in action

Flip the Clinic

An initiative which strives to transform the patent-clinician experience through facilitating a three-step process. Generate ideas. Field test. Launch.

Design for health and wellbeing lab

A collaboration between Auckland District Health Board and Auckland University of Technology.

Websites for inspiration

Poems in the waiting room

A Dunedin-based arts in health charity that provides poetry cards for “patients waiting for medical appointments, rest home residents waiting for meals, outings or appointments, hospice patients and their families and prison inmates.”

This page is regularly updated. If you know any good sites leave a note here and I’ll add it to the page. Or send me an e-mail.