Independent qualitative evaluation of the feasibility of using the Patient Activation Measure in the NHS in England

Midlands
University of Leicester commissioned by the Health Foundation and NHS England to undertake an independent qualitative evaluation of the feasibility of using the Patient Activation Measure (PAM) in the NHS in England. Runs alongside a quantitative evaluation of the PAM pilot being undertaken ...

Sharing learning and data to improve safety during transitions and handovers of care

Yorkshire and the Humber
A Bradford District Care Trust project, run in partnership with the Yorkshire and Humber Improvement Academy, which will involve applying the Safety Measurement and Monitoring Framework to transitions between acute and community care, and children moving into adult services. The work aims to impr...

Design and implement a reliable handover system

South west England
Led by Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust with technical support from the University of Warwick, this project aimed to improve the handover systems within neurology and A&E departments to ensure correct and timely information was being shared about patients. The team used various techniques to analyse ...