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...

Home monitoring to support patients during chemotherapy

Run by The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, in partnership with Philips Electronics and The Christie Pathology Partnership. A self-care project for cancer patients. Aiming to improve patients’ quality of life during chemotherapy and reduce the number of hospital visits they need. Will pilo...

Management of advanced chronic liver disease in a hospice setting – a shared care strategy

South east England
Run by St Luke's Hospice in partnership with Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Focusing on liver disease management in the community/hospice setting in South West Essex. Aiming to improve care for people with advanced chronic liver disease by ensuring early a...

Development of a multidisciplinary cow’s milk allergy management clinic in a community setting

Northern Ireland
Run by the paediatric allergy service at Ulster Hospital, part of South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust (SEHSCT), Northern Ireland. Focusing on infants in the community with suspected or confirmed cow’s milk allergy (CMA). Aiming to improve care for infants with CMA by decreasing wait...

Introducing telepsychiatry into routine practice in an emergency department psychiatric service

South east England
Run by Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust’s Emergency Department Psychiatric Service, in partnership with Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust. Focused on patients presenting with psychiatric issues to the emergency departments of John Radcliffe and Horton hospitals. Will trial telepsychi...

The dementia ‘Golden Ticket’ – an emerging new model of care

South east England
Run by Buxted Medical Centre, in partnership with the local Clinical Commissioning Group, mental health trust, voluntary organisations, county council and the surrounding community. An innovative model of intervention delivered in primary care and the community. Aimed at addressing gaps in...

Using eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing (EMDR) with patients with acute mental health difficulties

Run by Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust. Focused on patients on the trust’s acute mental health ward and those under the care of the Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Team (CRHTT). Will use eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing (EMDR) therapy in a new setting. Aims...

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.

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).

North of England back pain pathway

North east England
The North of England back pain pathway aims to improve the management of patients with low back pain and radicular pain (sciatica) in the North East of England and Cumbria, building on an earlier pilot in South Tees funded by the local Academic Health Science Network. The project will implement a...

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