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HIP QIP – Hip fracture quality improvement programme. Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

2017-07-09T14:01:36+00:00 14 February 2017Categories: Care of the elderly services, clinical guidelines, Delivering efficiency savings, Fabulous Stuff, Generating new knowledge to improve care and treatment, Multidisciplinary Team Working, Surgery, The 5127 Award, The Penguin Teamship AwardTags: , , ,

176 hospitals admitted 70,000 patients with hip fracture last year. Ensuring safe, effective and equitable care for this large 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 [...]

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 [...]

GP surgery based Memory Clinic – reducing stigma & eliminating barriers

2017-07-09T14:02:49+00:00 18 December 2016Categories: Dementia Care, Fabulous Stuff, Gp appointment systems, Integrating health and social care, Multidisciplinary Team Working, Primary care, Service pathway improvements, The 4 Candles Award, The HMS Victory Award, The Rosa Parks Award, Together we canTags: , , ,

Tees Esk & Wear Valley (TEWV) Mental health trust and Blackhall and Peterlee Practice in Blackhall, East Durham are working [...]

Northumbria Healthcare’s Orthopaedic Anaemia Project

2017-07-09T14:08:34+00:00 18 December 2015Categories: clinical guidelines, Fabulous Stuff, Multidisciplinary Team Working, Service pathway improvements, The 5127 Award, The Penguin Teamship Award, Together we canTags: , , ,

Since 2008 the Enhanced Recovery protocol in orthopaedics has reduced length of stay and improved patients' experience and outcomes. Changes [...]

Innovative new programme to boost patients’ health

2017-07-09T14:11:12+00:00 02 July 2015Categories: Active communities, education, Fabulous Stuff, Integrating health and social care, Patient Empowerment, Preventative Health Care, Service pathway improvements, The 5127 Award, The HMS Victory Award, Together we canTags: ,

People with long-term conditions are being given extra support to change their behaviour, manage their own care more successfully and [...]

Nurse-led approach to rheumatology is a hit with patients

2017-07-09T14:11:19+00:00 17 June 2015Categories: Fabulous Stuff, Generating new knowledge to improve care and treatment, Integrating health and social care, Multidisciplinary Team Working, Nursing, Service pathway improvements, The 4 Candles Award, The 5127 AwardTags: , , , , ,

Background This nurse led service was developed to address increasing waiting times within the Rheumatology service. A widespread problem and [...]

Improving audiological care for adults with learning disabilities using the 3As pathway

2017-07-09T14:11:26+00:00 08 June 2015Categories: clinical guidelines, Compassionate Care, Fabulous Stuff, Service pathway improvements, The 4 Candles Award, The TNT Award, Together we canTags: ,

What did the project involve? This project focussed on the detection and management of hearing loss in adults with learning [...]