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Hospital alcohol team – reducing hospital admissions due to alcohol related issues

2017-07-09T14:01:32+00:00 16 February 2017Categories: admission avoidance, Fabulous Stuff, Integrating health and social care, Nursing, Preventing alcohol related hospital admissions, Service pathway improvements, The 5127 Award, The Penguin Teamship Award, Together we canTags:

In 2013 we established a team to tackle the increase in patients being admitted to our hospital with alcohol related [...]

Service redesign – the community brain injury team

2017-07-09T14:02:19+00:00 22 December 2016Categories: Active communities, Fabulous Stuff, Integrating health and social care, Multidisciplinary Team Working, Primary care, Service pathway improvements, The 4 Candles Award, The HMS Victory Award, Together we canTags: , ,

What did the project involve? The redesign of NHS Lanark shire’s brain injury services saw the launch of the Community [...]

Non-medical prescribing in radiotherapy

2017-07-09T14:02:21+00:00 21 December 2016Categories: clinical guidelines, Fabulous Stuff, Service pathway improvements, Staff/role initiatives, The 4 Candles Award, The 5127 Award, The Rosa Parks AwardTags: , ,

What did the project involve? The team has introduced supplementary radiography non medical prescribing, and a system whereby cancer patients [...]

Locally developed assessment tool helps patients with arthritis – and their doctors

2017-07-09T14:02:24+00:00 21 December 2016Categories: clinical guidelines, Fabulous Stuff, Generating new knowledge to improve care and treatment, Integrating health and social care, Multidisciplinary Team Working, The HMS Victory Award, The Rosa Parks AwardTags: , ,

The assessment of patients with rheumatoid arthritis – and other musculoskeletal diseases – can be difficult due to the varied [...]

Nutrition Assistants – Making a difference

2017-07-09T14:02:25+00:00 20 December 2016Categories: Care of the elderly services, Compassionate Care, Fabulous Stuff, Multidisciplinary Team Working, Nutrition, The Penguin Teamship Award, The TNT Award, Together we canTags: , ,

Our Nutrition and Dietetic department at Northumbria Healthcare has always promoted good nutrition & hydration for all patients, staff and [...]

Discharge Assessment Referral Team (DART)

2017-07-09T14:02:26+00:00 20 December 2016Categories: ECIST Network, Fabulous Stuff, Integrating health and social care, Multidisciplinary Team Working, Preventing delayed discharge, Service pathway improvements, The 5127 Award, The Penguin Teamship Award, Together we canTags: , , ,

March Penguin Teamwork Award Winner The idea: How it came about : SEQOL ( a not for profit Social Enterprise www.seqol.org) provide [...]

iCare Ward team transforms the discharge process for patients

2017-07-09T14:02:28+00:00 20 December 2016Categories: Care of the elderly services, ECIST Network, Fabulous Stuff, Integrating health and social care, Multidisciplinary Team Working, Nursing, Preventing delayed discharge, Primary care, Service pathway improvements, The 5127 Award, The Penguin Teamship Award, The Rosa Parks AwardTags: , ,

Background In Yeovil it was identified that there was  increased demand and the lack of capacity in the community to care [...]

Alternative communication which give a voice to people who are losing or who have lost their natural voice

2017-07-09T14:02:30+00:00 19 December 2016Categories: digital inclusion, Digital technology, Fabulous Stuff, Patient Empowerment, The HMS Victory Award, The TNT AwardTags: , ,

People Driven Digital unAwards 2015 Runner up of the Most outstanding digital inclusion initiative We know that many people who could [...]

tap2tag wristband allows first responders to get access to a patient’s medical information in 35 seconds

2017-07-09T14:02:46+00:00 18 December 2016Categories: Digital technology, Emergency care, Generating new knowledge to improve care and treatment, Integrating health and social care, Service pathway improvements, The 5127 Award, The Rosa Parks AwardTags: , ,

Runner up Most innovative patient/people developed digital technology This category recognises people accessing health or care services who have found [...]

Round-the-clock healthcare thanks to digital innovations at Airedale

2017-07-09T14:02:48+00:00 18 December 2016Categories: admission avoidance, Care of the elderly services, Delivering efficiency savings, Dementia Care, digital inclusion, Digital technology, Fabulous Stuff, Integrating health and social care, Service pathway improvements, The 5127 Award, The Penguin Teamship Award, Together we canTags: , , ,

March 5127 Award Winner Digital care is providing thousands of patients, including those living in rural locations and who may [...]

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