Implementing a programme of shared haemodialysis care

Yorkshire and the Humber
Led by Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, with evaluation by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) for Yorkshire and Humber. Extending the benefits of shared haemodialysis care to around 1,...

Ruby Smith, GenerationQ Fellow

Yorkshire and the Humber
Ruby Smith is an experienced senior leader in housing, health and social care. Prior to her current role, she worked in social care at Sheffield City Council and children’s services at Kensington and Chelsea Council. Ruby joined South Yorkshire Housing Association (SYHA) as Head of Personalisatio...

Dr Justin Tuggey, GenerationQ Fellow

Yorkshire and the Humber
Dr Justin Tuggey is a Consultant Respiratory Clinician at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust who has successfully expanded his role to include areas of increasing responsibility, such as Trust Caldicott Guardian and Chief Clinical Information Officer.

Using accessible technology to improve the health and wellbeing of people with learning disabilities

Run by Hft, a charity providing services for people with learning disabilities in England. Project to be piloted in two populations of 20 people with learning disabilities –in Gloucestershire and Bradford. Aiming to improve communication and care quality, and enable people with learning di...

Patient reporting of safety in organisational care transfers (PRoSOCT)

This study used mixed methods to determine the feasibility of implementing a patient safety survey to measure patient experiences of safety relating to care transfer, specifically following discharge from hospitals in two NHS Trusts. The project was conducted by Jason Scott (Newcastle Univer...

Surviving major surgery: protocolised pathways to meet individual need

Yorkshire and the Humber
In this project, a team at York Teaching Hospital has developed a perioperative medical service to deliver a suite of interventions aimed at improving surgical outcomes and reducing complications.

Developing and implementing nurse-led beds for end-of-life patients within a hospice inpatient unit

Yorkshire and the Humber
This project from St Gemma’s Hospice involves developing and piloting a nurse-led service that offers end-of-life care to dying patients with generalist palliative care needs within a hospice environment.

Reducing inequalities in care for people with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: implementation of an innovative community-based and specialist supported integrated care pathway in East Yorkshire

Yorkshire and the Humber
This innovative project from Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust brings together GPs and liver specialists through an e-consult clinic, as part of an IT-based integrated care pathway for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).

SmartCareCF: Improving the delivery and quality of care for people with cystic fibrosis

SmartCareCF is a pilot project run by the Cystic Fibrosis Trust which aims to address the problems with delivering health services for the growing number of cystic fibrosis patients. It will use smart technologies to provide safe, home-based management of cystic fibrosis. 

Exploring and quantifying preferences towards self-management support interventions for individuals with long term health conditions

Yorkshire and the Humber
Led by Professor Andrea Manca, University of York, this research aims to explore the value that people with long term health conditions place on self-management support interventions.