News, events & blogs

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NHS patients needing vital surgery to prevent a major stroke are ‘not being operated on quickly enough’

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Hundreds of patients are not having vital surgery quickly enough which could prevent them from having a major stroke, the Royal College of Surgeons and Vascular Society have warned today.
30 Nov 2016 Clinical Outcomes Publication Team, Patient & Public Involvement

Latest annual Sentinel Stroke National Audit Programme (SSNAP) report reveals further improvement in stroke care is needed.

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The third annual SSNAP report reveals that despite stroke care continuing to improve year on year, much more work is still required to ensure that all patients have access to high quality care regardless of where they live or when they are admitted to hospital.
29 Nov 2016

Stroke care: Number of hospital sites with unfilled consultant vacancies rises by 14% over two years.

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The Sentinel Stroke National Audit Programme (SSNAP) launches findings from its 2016 acute organisational audit showing that the way that care is provided for people with acute stroke continues to improve with more provision of weekend therapy and better access to early supported discharge (ESD) teams.
29 Nov 2016

HQIP supports launch of major healthcare accreditation initiative

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Six resources from the Clinical Service Accreditation Alliance (CSAA) to drive QI as work moves to HQIP
25 Nov 2016

Clinical Audit Heroes 2016 - Hall of Fame

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To coincide with Clinical Audit Awareness Week 2016 we've launched 'Clinical Audit Heroes' - a celebration of the individuals making a positive difference in audit and quality improvement.
23 Nov 2016