News, events & blogs

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Delays in NHS treatment puts early inflammatory arthritis patients at risk

Four in every five patients with early inflammatory arthritis at risk of long-term disability and reduced life expectancy due to delays in nhs treatment
25 Jul 2016

Heart Failure Audit identifies serious gaps in specialist care, medication and discharge provision

Latest National Heart Failure Clinical Audit reports 'serious gaps in management of care, across England Wales'
20 Jul 2016

Patient First 2016: education passes to HQIP eBulletin subscribers as part of QI Theatre link-up

HQIP has negotiated passes for the 2016 Patient First conference as part of its QI Theatre partnership.
18 Jul 2016

National report shows inconsistent care for high-risk emergency bowel surgery

Lack of consistent care for patients undergoing high-risk emergency bowel surgery may be negatively affecting patient outcomes and placing major strain on scarce NHS resources according to a joint national report led by the Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA), published today.
05 Jul 2016

Acute pancreatitis: fifth of patients suffering potentially preventable repeat admissions, report finds

Repeat hospital admissions result from cause not being identified or treated properly, NCEPOD study finds
07 Jul 2016