Improving cancer patient experience with a multidisciplinary palliative assessment and radiotherapy clinic
South west England
Run by University Hospital Southampton, in partnership with the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Southampton. Will focus on the care of cancer patients. Aiming to improve the experience and care of cancer patients by combining assessment by palliative care and clinical oncol...
Using electronic data to identify bottlenecks in secondary care at weekends and improve patient flow
Run by Royal Derby Hospital, in partnership with the University of Nottingham. Focused on patients being treated in secondary care during weekends. Aiming to remove weekend bottlenecks on medical wards at the acute hospital and so improve patient flow. Will embed a clinical epidemiolog...
Stabilising sleep for patients admitted at acute crisis to psychiatric hospital: a pilot randomised controlled trial
South east England
The project involves treating sleep problems using the latest evidence-based techniques and technologies, with three key elements: state-of-the-art sleep monitoring devices to promote patient discussion about their sleep; regulation of the body clock through the timing of light and darkness; and ...
This project aimed to improve and standardise the early recognition of deteriorating patients in the community setting to allow timely intervention and treatment.