PPI Case Studies

We have a range of case studies which demonstrate real examples of implementation of patient and public involvement in clinical audit. Most of these were selected for our Richard Driscoll Memorial Awards. Click on the case studies below to view them.

PPI Case Studies 2020

National Early Inflammatory Arthritis Audit RDMA20 Case Study National Paediatric Diabetes Audit – RDMA20 Case Study

National Early Inflammatory Arthritis Audit

The RDMA20 winner National Early Inflammatory Arthritis Audit’s case study demonstrates a patient led approach to their patient focused outputs and ongoing engagement with the patient panel through COVID.

National Paediatric Diabetes Audit

This Highly Commended RDMA20 submission from NPDA demonstrates strong involvement from families throughout the project and utilises various innovative approaches with co-creation by the Families with Diabetes National Network.

Child Health Clinical Outcomes Review Programme – RDMA20 Case Study National Maternal Perinatal Audit – RDMA20 Case Study

Child Health Clinical Outcomes Review Programme

This RDMA20 entry adapted through the first Lockdown period in 2020 by using various communication methods to engage with services users in more accessible ways.

National Maternity and Perinatal Audit

This RDMA 20 entry highlights increased engagement through Lockdown, engaging with marginalised groups by using new models with greater service user ownership.

National Audit of Dementia

This RDMA20 entry demonstrates innovation and flexibility during Lockdown to collect vital information from patients, carers and clinical leads to produce useful findings to highlight an important issue. The audit showed a high degree of patient and carer feedback in adapting to the challenges that the pandemic presented.

https://www.hqip.org.uk/resource/national-audit-of-dementia-rdma20-case-study

Falls and Fragility Fracture Audit Programme

FFFAP, highly commended in previous years have consistently shown a commitment to involving patients and carers within their audit programme. The patient panel are enthusiastic and engaged and throughout 2020 have remained positive as illustrated in this blog where the team describe how the PPI…

https://www.hqip.org.uk/falls-and-fragility-fracture-audit-programme-rdma20-case-study

National Neonatal Audit Programme

The NNAP team work very closely with their parent representatives and this blog highlights the benefits of working practices during lockdown and how it improved accessibility for interested parents to be involved with examples of outputs and impact throughout 2020.

https://www.hqip.org.uk/national-neonatal-audit-programme-rdma20-case-study


PPI Case studies 2019

Case Study – National Cardiac Audit Programme (NCAP) Case Study – National Clinical Audit of Anxiety and Depression

National Cardiac Audit Programme

The National Cardiac Audit Programme (NCAP), from the National Institute for Cardiovascular Outcomes Research (NICOR), which is hosted by Barts Health NHS Trust, was set up in 2017 to bring together six formerly separate cardiac audits into one overarching programme.

National Clinical Audit of Anxiety and Depression

The National Clinical Audit of Anxiety and
Depression (NCAAD) was set up in 2017 to
measure and improve the quality of NHS-funded
care and treatment of service users with a
primary diagnosis of anxiety and/or depressive
disorder within secondary care services.

Case Study – National Early Inflammatory Arthritis Audit (NEIAA) Case Study – National Falls and Fragility Fracture Audit (FFFAP) 2019

National Early Inflammatory Arthritis Audit

The NEIAA launched in May 2018 and is looking in
detail at what happens to patients over 16 years
of age in England and Wales with suspected early
inflammatory arthritis (EIA) when they are
referred to a rheumatology service.

National Falls and Fragility Fracture Audit

Over 500,000 fragility fractures occur every year.
This is a huge economic burden upon health
services; approximately £5.25 billion, and an
epidemic that has lasting physical and emotional
repercussions.


PPI Case studies 2018