Improving Lung Cancer Outcomes Project (ILCOP)

Led by Dr Ian Woolhouse and Dr Mick Peake of the Royal College of Physicians, this project aimed to raise standards of lung cancer care to a consistent level across the UK. The project team developed local quality improvement plans measurable against key indicators from the National Lung Cancer A...

Dougal Hargreaves, Improvement Science Fellow

Dougal Hargreaves' 2014 Improvement Science fellowship project aims to improve care of long-term conditions in children and young people.

Managing demand for pathology tests from general practice

North west England
Led by NHS Stoke on Trent, this project aimed to reduce variation in requesting patterns for pathology tests in primary care. The team used online educational tools, face to face training and a local enhanced services agreement to help general practices to achieve greater consistency in the reque...

Peter Lachman, Quality Improvement Fellow

Peter Lachman M.D. MPH. M.B.B.Ch., FRCPCH, FCP (SA), FRCPI assumed the position of ISQua Chief Executive Officer on 1 May 2016. He has great experience as a clinician and leader in quality improvement and patient safety.