HQIP Clinical Audit Awards 2011: And the winners are...

10 October 2011

Bradford District Care Trust, NHS South of Tyne and Wear Community Health Services, The Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust, South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and West Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust all claimed success at this year's Clinical Audit Awards, held on 10 October as part of the HQIP Annual Conference.

The winners of the five Clinical Audit Awards were announced this afternoon at day one of HQIP's annual conference in Manchester.

The full winners list is below and for more on the HQIP Annual Conference 2011, including poster presentations for all winners, nominees and highly commended entrants, plus speaker presentations, click here.

Clinical Audit Award Winners 2011:

Category: Creating or improving efficiencies

Winner: West Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust

Project: Assessing the impact of implementing a hospital discharge COPD care bundle on the respiratory ward at West Middlesex University hospital

Category: Local improvement following national clinical audit

Winner: The Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust

Project: The Case Mix Programme (CMP) Audit: Run by ICNARC (Intensive Care National Audit & Research Centre)

Category: Partnership working

Winner: NHS South of Tyne and Wear Community Health Services

Project: Evaluating the New role of the Older Persons Specialist Nurse (OPSN) within Gateshead Care Homes

Category: Sustained improvement

Winner: Bradford District Care Trust

Project: Audit of High Dose Antipsychotic prescribing on inpatient wards

Category: Patient and public involvement

Winner: South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

Project: Crisis Helpline Evaluation



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