Heart: National Adult Cardiac Surgery Audit

Supplier info

Name: Anthony Bradley
Org: National Institute for Cardiovascular Outcomes Research (NICOR)
Phone: 0203 765 8549
Website: NICOR

HQIP contact

Tasneem Hoosain
[email protected]

Programme overview

Part of the National Cardiac Audit Programme (NCAP), the audit aims to reduce mortality and improve outcomes for patients undergoing adult cardiac surgery. It reports comparative data on all major heart operations carried out on NHS patients in the UK.

Additional information on all HQIP-commissioned projects including inclusion and exclusion criteria, data collection periods, and reporting dates, is available on the National Clinical Audit and Enquiries Directory. For further information about this project, please contact the project team directly using the contact details listed in the ‘Supplier Info’ section above.

Clinical Outcomes Publication (COP)

This project publishes outcome data as part of the Clinical Outcomes Publication programme. For further details about this programme, please see HQIP’s COP webpages.

Accessing data

Data collected on behalf of HQIP by all NCAPOP projects is routinely reported and these reports are available in the ‘Latest resources’ section. The reported data is also placed on the data.gov.uk website. Data is also placed upon MyNHSand NHS Choices.

For details of how to apply for data that is not in the public domain, please see HQIP’s data access webpages.

Details of the contracts that HQIP awards are available at: www.gov.uk/contracts-finder.

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