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HQIP commissioned to deliver National Clinical Audit until 2021

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The Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP) is pleased to announce that it has been re-commissioned to deliver the National Clinical Audit and Patient Outcome Programme (NCAPOP) for a further three year period on behalf of NHS England, the Welsh Government and other devolved nations.
12 Apr 2018

New multi-nation initiative to improve care and outcomes for patients with asthma and COPD confirmed

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A new national clinical audit programme designed to improve the quality of care and outcomes for patients with asthma and COPD has been commissioned by the Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP) for the forthcoming 3-5 years. It will be delivered by the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) across England, Scotland and Wales.
01 Mar 2018 Clinical Outcomes Publication Team, Medical Directors Blog, Patient & Public Involvement, Quality Improvement & Development

Audit of fragility fracture prevention services calls for improvements in patient care

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A report published today by the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) finds that while more fracture patients are receiving a bone health check by a Fracture Liaison Service (FLS), a greater standard of care for all ‘fragility’ fracture patients is required. This echoes estimations that implementing effective secondary fracture prevention within the NHS could help prevent over 50,000 fractures over the next 5 years.
08 Feb 2018 Clinical Outcomes Publication Team, Medical Directors Blog, Patient & Public Involvement, Quality Improvement & Development

Clinical Audit Summit 2018: Clinical Audit for Improvement

The Clinical Audit Summit 2018, as supported by HQIP and NQICAN, brings together an exceptional gathering of leading practitioners, clinicans and policy makers to set out the major developments, promote innovative areas of clinical audit and debate the key challenges affecting you and your clinical practice.

Clinical Audit for Improvement in Mental Health

The Clinical Audit for Improvement in Mental Health conference, as supported by HQIP, has been developed specifically to focus on delivering improvement through clinical audit in a mental health settin