Newcastle Urology: changing attitudes with information for patients

North east England
This case study was provided by Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Foundation Trust about their project to help patients with enlarged prostate understand their condition and the types of treatment available. The team implemented decision aids developed by the NHS, adding them to the clinical pathway.

Transformation of urology outpatients

Led by Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, this project aimed to develop a pathway to support short-notice access to urology outpatient services, to improve efficiency and achieve a better patient experience with fewer unnecessary follow-up appointments. The project team set up a daily 'one st...