This project involves the use of an interactive text messaging system to improve the quality of routine care, by fostering self-management and timely communication between patients and clinicians.
North west England
This project aimed to improve timely and appropriate referral for patients with possible upper gastrointestinal malignancy, using an electronic form with clinical questions to bypass the need for a GP consultation.
This project aimed to improve partner notification outcomes by offering patients diagnosed with a sexually transmitted infection access to Electronic Partner Notification.
Run by University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust, in partnership with the University Hospital of South Manchester and the Health Services Research Unit at Keele University. Focusing on patients with adrenal incidentalomas (AIs) in the acute setting. Aiming to manage patients with AI...
South west England
Run by University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, in partnership with the Universities of Southampton and Sheffield, Health Education Wessex, Wessex Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care, Academic Health Sciences Network and the Sheffield Emergency Care Fo...
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...
Run by University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Focusing on surgical patients in the acute hospital. Aiming to reduce post-operative complications and improve quality of life for high-risk surgical patients. Features the development and implementation of a peri-operative...
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...
South east England
This project aimed to improve care for people with advanced chronic liver disease through timely access to support services and interventions, and hospice-based clinical and therapeutic services.
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 ...