HQIP announces nominees for the Clinical Audit Awards 2013

10 October 2012

HQIP is pleased to announce the nominees for the Clinical Audit Awards 2013.

Over 100 entries were received across six categories. Following the meeting of the expert judging panel, the nominees were selected having met all of the criteria and demonstrated good practice in each category.

The winners will be announced at the Clinical Audit for Improvement conference which takes place on 12-13 February 2013 at Cavendish Conference Centre, London. At the conference, nominated project teams will present their work and posters of their entries will be displayed before the winners are announced. 

National Lead for Quality Improvement and Development Kate Godfrey said: "Congratulations to all the nominees and I look forward to hearing from each of them at the Clinical Audit for Improvement conference. HQIP sponsored places for clinical audit leads, managers and facilitators are still available but I'd encourage collagues to register as soon as possible."

The nominees are as follows:

Patient safety

  • Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
  • Nottingham CityCare Partnership
  • South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

Local improvement following national clinical audit participation

  • London Ambulance Service NHS Trust
  • Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
  • University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust

Sustained improvement

  • Guys and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
  • South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust
  • West Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust

Partnership working

  • Surrey Community Health, which is run by Virgin Care, submitted the outstanding entry for this category and was the only entry which the panel felt met all criteria and demonstrated good practice. Therefore we are pleased to announce that they are the winners of the 2013 Partnership working award. The trophy will be presented to the team at the conference in February. Click here to read the news story >>

Creating or improving efficiencies

  • Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
  • Salford Renal Network, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
  • The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust

Find out more about the Clinical Audit for Improvement Conference 2013 >>

Read about the previous winners of the Clinical Audit Awards 2011 and download their case studies >>

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