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...

Home monitoring of hypertension in pregnancy via an innovative app

London
Run by the maternity/day assessment unit at St George’s University Hospitals NHS Trust, London. Focusing on monitoring the health of pregnant women. Aiming to reduce the number of hospital visits that pregnant women with high blood pressure need. An initiative that allows pregnant women ...

Supporting patients and families after hospital discharge following critical illness: implementation and evaluation of a novel e-health resource

Scotland
This innovation from NHS Lothian is looking to address this gap by providing information to these patients, and facilitating early supported discharge and supported self-management post-hospital discharge.

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

London
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. 

Occupational therapy intervention for people with affective and personality disorders

London
Led by South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust, this project tested an innovative occupational therapy intervention to enable individuals to regain independence, look after themselves and participate in their community.

Dementia

South west England
Run by North Devon Healthcare NHS Trust to improve the experience of dementia patients who access services from North Devon District Hospital in Barnstaple, this project focused on improving patient experience during the multiple handovers of care between acute, community and primary care service...

Improving the COPD care experience

Wales
Run by the Hywel Dda Local Health Board, this project aimed at improving care for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) and reducing unnecessary hospital admissions. The team looked at the whole care experience, cutting across acute, primary and community boundaries and spec...

Acute medical care for frail older people in Barnsley

Yorkshire and the Humber
Run by Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, this project aimed at increasing the percentage of frail older people receiving the care they need in the most appropriate place and reducing the exposure of frail older people to a high risk patient environment.

Jason White, GenerationQ fellow

Northern Ireland
Jason is the Assistant Director for Promoting Health and Wellbeing at South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust in Northern Ireland. His responsibilities include leading health improvement and community development initiatives and supporting innovation across the trust. After graduating from ...

Staying home: volunteer support programme

Scotland
This project, led by the British Red Cross in partnership with the Scottish Ambulance Service, aimed to help older patients with age-related illnesses or long-term medical conditions to stay safely at home and avoid being admitted to hospital without a clear clinical need. The team developed a ne...

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