About health services

Our work to improve health services and quality of care for people with Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis is aided by two critical resources:

We’ve been instrumental in developing and maintaining both of these – and they’re helping us build a picture of local services around the UK so we can ensure standards are improving.  

Our guide, My Crohn’s and Colitis Care, identifies the top 10 essentials of a good IBD service and describes how people with IBD can work in partnership with health professionals to get the best from their service.

Find out how we are improving IBD healthcare services in Scotland


Helen Terry

Services, treatments and outcomes for people living with Crohn’s and Colitis have seen significant improvements. Our work with patients and healthcare professionals is focusing on driving and embedding high quality care and treatment so that it becomes the ‘norm’ for patients throughout their journey.

Rukshana Kapasi, Director of Health Service Development
Crohn's & Colitis UK

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