Pete Gordon

About Pete Gordon

Nurse by background and pragmatic improver. Member of the NHS Emergency Care Intensive Support Team (ECIST). Passionate about doing the right things to improve patient care. @PeteGordon68

Improving Patient Engagement and Information – The Dr Gulliford Business card model.

2017-07-09T14:04:53+00:00 05 July 2016Dr Stephen R Gulliford BSc MB ChB FRCP(London) PgDip(Toxicology), Consultant in Acute medicine and Clinical Director (Unscheduled Care)Categories: 7 day services, Care of the elderly services, Carer support, Celebrating fabness, Compassionate Care, Complaints and saying sorry, DNA of Care, ECIST Network, Emergency care, Preventing delayed discharge

The Francis report [1] recommended that patients have a named clinician who maintains responsibility for their inpatient care. Trusts have [...]

The last 1,000 days: What happens when patient time becomes the most important currency in healthcare #last1000days

2017-07-09T14:04:55+00:00 04 July 2016Author: Brian Dolan, Director of Service Improvement, Canterbury District Health Board, New Zealand (@brianwdolan)Categories: admission avoidance, Care of the elderly services, Compassionate Care, ECIST Network, Emergency care, FabSocialCareStuff, The Rosa Parks Award

It was running a session with a group of older people’s health clinicians about eight years ago that triggered it. [...]