Updating results

Development of a Safe Staffing App

Shared learning Published April 2016

Wireless working in hospitals: Improving efficiency and safety of out-of hours

Coordination and communication between hospital wards and team members has been a major issue locally and nationally. Standard pager and landline

QP Case Study Published March 2016

Mechanical thrombectomy for large vessel occlusion stroke: improving clinical outcomes and reducing cost

Outcomes for patients presenting with severe stroke because of large vessel occlusion have not improved much over recent years. Mechanical...

QP Case Study Published March 2016

Pregnancy Plus

Shared learning Published December 2012

Implementing faecal calprotectin testing in primary care

Shared learning Published November 2015

The Royal Liverpool IV Fluid Team

Shared learning Published March 2016

The Birth Choice tool from Which?

Shared learning Published March 2016

Alcohol Care Teams: to reduce acute hospital admissions and improve quality of care

The second review of this case study has been undertaken. Additional information about implementation of the initiative has been added for the lead...

QP Case Study Published March 2016

Smoking cessation in routine antenatal care

Shared learning Published February 2011

Electronic blood transfusion: Improving safety and efficiency of transfusion systems

Transfusion errors are an important, avoidable, serious hazard. Wrong transfusion is one of the two leading causes of death from transfusion reported

QP Case Study Published February 2016

Management of urinary incontinence in women

Urinary incontinence is a common symptom that can affect women of all ages, with a wide range of severity and nature. Offering patients adequate and

QP Case Study Published February 2016

Medicines Optimisation for Neuropathic Pain

Shared learning Published February 2016

Plymouth Great Expectations Antenatal education programme

Shared learning Published January 2014

Birmingham's dedicated homebirth service

Shared learning Published December 2014

BRAFV600E mutation testing for thyroid cancer: avoiding unnecessary surgery

Patients may have surgery to remove all or part of their thyroid gland if cytological examination results suggest they have thyroid cancer....

QP Case Study Published December 2015

Pan-Lancashire Safer Sleeping Guidance for Children

Shared learning Published October 2015

NICEr management of urinary tract infection in children

Shared learning Published September 2009

Supply chain management and collaboration: cardiology device procurement

This initiative helps organisations within a large geographical area (in this case the South West) to smooth price differentials while maintaining...

QP Case Study Published November 2015

Gap Analysis/Action Plan (GAAP)

Shared learning Published November 2014

Cost and risk management in critical care: reducing the use of colloids

n the past, colloid fluid therapy was used as the primary resuscitation fluid in critically ill people. Increasing evidence (in this case from the...

QP Case Study Published October 2015