ECIST Network shares 2017-07-09T13:59:31+00:00

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Telford & Wrekin Social Services Doing Things Differently!

By | 28 May 2017|Categories: ECIST Network, FabSocialCareStuff, Fabulous Stuff, Multidisciplinary Team Working, Service pathway improvements, Social Care, The Rosa Parks Award, The TNT Award, Together we can|

Telford – a new town • Deficit Model of Care and Support  with a  centralised with Single Point of Referral. It has a  good history of integration but was  over spending and was facing  increasing [...]

The role of a band 7 Nurse coordinator on the medical take

By | 24 May 2017|Categories: admission avoidance, Care of the elderly services, ECIST Network, Emergency care, Fabulous Stuff, The 5127 Award, The HMS Victory Award, The Penguin Teamship Award, The Rosa Parks Award, The TNT Award|

Acute medicine is a challenging and demanding specialty not just in terms of high turnover of patients but also the patient safety. The priority for the on call medical team is to ensure smooth patient [...]

Abingdon GP Federation’s COACH website – Supporting residents with 24/7 health and wellbeing advice

By | 23 May 2017|Categories: digital inclusion, Digital technology, ECIST Network, FabSocialCareStuff, Fabulous Stuff, Patient Empowerment, Primary care, The 4 Candles Award, Working Smarter|

Abingdon GP Federation is signposting patients to their new health advice website ‘COACH’ which has been built as part of Oxfordshire's winning bid to the Prime Minister's Challenge Fund. The demand on frontline NHS services [...]

Community Stroke Microsystem – Sheffield Teaching Hospitals

By | 21 May 2017|Categories: clinical guidelines, Delivering efficiency savings, ECIST Network, Fabulous Stuff, Multidisciplinary Team Working, Service pathway improvements, SuperSheffield, The HMS Victory Award, Working Smarter|

Background Sheffield Teaching Hospital’s Community Stroke Service team is comprised of Administrators, Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Pharmacists, Psychologists, Physiotherapists, Rehabilitation Assistants and Speech & Language Therapists who provide therapy and support to approximately 700 patients per [...]

Healthcare Improvement Scotland – Older People in Acute Care Improvement Programme

By | 16 May 2017|Categories: admission avoidance, Compassionate Care, ECIST Network, Emergency care, End of Life Care, FabSocialCareStuff, The HMS Victory Award, The Penguin Teamship Award|

With the number of older people increasing in our population, the need to ensure that they receive appropriate care in our healthcare system also increases. Our ‘Improving Care for Older People in Acute Care’ workstream [...]

LEAD-it – Key Outcomes (University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust)

By | 15 May 2017|Categories: admission avoidance, ECIST Network, Emergency care|

The LEAD-it team (University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust) have submitted a number of articles describing their Fabulous work recruiting and retaining medical staff. LEAD-it Leicester Emergency Advancement and Development of International Training LEAD-it (continued) - The experience [...]

Useful Measurement for Improvement resources

By | 12 April 2017|Categories: Co-production, Delivering efficiency savings, ECIST Network, education, Emergency care, Innovation, Multidisciplinary Team Working, Preventing delayed discharge, QI|

I work as Head of Improvement Analytics at NHS Improvement. I’ve pulled together (see below) a list of useful resources, toolkits and published papers relevant to measurement for improvement and the use of SPC (statistical [...]

‘Eat, Drink, Move!’ Supporting people to keep well during a hospital admission

By | 08 March 2017|Categories: ECIST Network, Fabulous Stuff, Falls Prevention, Nutrition, Preventative Health Care, Preventing delayed discharge, Staff/role initiatives, The TNT Award|

Building on good practice in nutrition and hydration … Hospital inpatients often experience poor appetite and reduced food and fluid intake. Frail older people are particularly at risk and account for large proportions of inpatient [...]

Providing high quality, compassionate and continually improving healthcare for older people.

By | 15 February 2017|Categories: Care of the elderly services, Compassionate Care, ECIST Network, Fabulous Stuff, The HMS Victory Award, The Penguin Teamship Award, The Rosa Parks Award|Tags: |

We understand compassionate care begins with high quality, safe care delivered by staff who feel well supported to give of their best. Northumbria Healthcare consistently ranks amongst the best in England, and is highly rated [...]

Learning from Carers – influencing future doctors

By | 14 February 2017|Categories: Carer support, ECIST Network, education, Fabulous Stuff, Learning from carers, Listening to service users, Multidisciplinary Team Working, The 4 Candles Award, The HMS Victory Award, Together we can, Valueing Service Feedback|Tags: |

Northumbria Healthcare Trust, in partnership with Newcastle University, has an international reputation for funding high quality educational research which informs clinical practice. Palliative care and Old Age Psychiatry services had focussed research activity on carer [...]

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