Posts in Category: 2013 NHS Wales Awards

Swansea GP Champions project for frail older people 

Citizens at the centre of service redesign and delivery - 2013 NHS Wales Awards
Collaboration between primary and secondary care in managing frail older people through the development of GP champions - an initiative arising out of the ABMU community network and focusing initially on Swansea Locality for a 6 month period. read more
 
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  26/06/2013   Categories: 2013 NHS Wales Awards Health Public Health Wales
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The Voice of Experience - Wales Cancer Research Network Patient Panel 

Citizens at the centre of service redesign and delivery - 2013 NHS Wales Awards
Wales Cancer Research Network (WRCN) is part of the National Institute for Social Care and Health Research Clinical Research Centre (NISCHR CRC).WCRN staff work in Welsh hospitals, supporting patients to take part in research. In 2011 WCRN was... read more
 
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  26/06/2013   Categories: 2013 NHS Wales Awards Health Public Health Wales
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Thrombolysis Telestroke Service - an out of hours solution to the management of stroke in North Wales 

Citizens at the centre of service redesign and delivery - 2013 NHS Wales Awards
From April 2012 Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB) has provided an out of hours Telestroke Service to the population of North Wales. There are three hospitals and 9 Physicians that make up the telestroke service which provides timely... read more
 
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  26/06/2013   Categories: 2013 NHS Wales Awards Health Public Health Wales
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Transforming Community Learning Disability Teams - A Five-Year Modernisation Programme 

Citizens at the centre of service redesign and delivery - 2013 NHS Wales Awards
‘Together for Health’, Welsh Government’s five year vision, challenged Health Boards to design high quality, sustainable services to become a world-class health and social care service. Against a backdrop of ageing populations, clinical recruitment... read more
 
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  26/06/2013   Categories: 2013 NHS Wales Awards Health Public Health Wales
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Your Health Your Future - Consulting our Communities on Major Health Service Change 

Citizens at the centre of service redesign and delivery - 2013 NHS Wales Awards
‘Together for Health’, Welsh Government’s five year vision, challenged Health Boards to design high quality, sustainable services to become a world-class health and social care service. Against a backdrop of ageing populations, clinical recruitment... read more
 
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  26/06/2013   Categories: 2013 NHS Wales Awards Health Public Health Wales
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Domicilary visits to the frail older person 

Citizens at the centre of service redesign and delivery - 2013 NHS Wales Awards
This service improvement project involved inpatient medicine reviews and domiciliary visits by hospital based pharmacy technicians to the frail elderly population of Swansea discharged from Singleton Hospital, Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University... read more
 
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  26/06/2013   Categories: 2013 NHS Wales Awards Health Public Health Wales
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Head and neck cancer care - redesigning the service around the patient 

Citizens at the centre of service redesign and delivery - 2013 NHS Wales Awards
Patients diagnosed with Head & Neck cancer (HNC) within the Aneurin Bevan Health Board (ABHB) area are treated by the multidisciplinary team (MDT) at the Royal Gwent Hospital. The MDT consists of ENT and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Oncologists,... read more
 
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  26/06/2013   Categories: 2013 NHS Wales Awards Health Public Health Wales
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Home is where the heart is 

Citizens at the centre of service redesign and delivery - 2013 NHS Wales Awards
Heart failure is highly prevalent and generally has a poor outcome. It affects 2-3% of the population over a third die within a year of diagnosis. Patients with heart failure are subject to a gradual decline in function with intermittent... read more
 
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  26/06/2013   Categories: 2013 NHS Wales Awards Health Public Health Wales
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Hywel Dda Health Board shows the way! 

Citizens at the centre of service redesign and delivery - 2013 NHS Wales Awards
The improvement work on the hospital way finding and signage system has been a whole hospital approach at Withybush Hospital shaped by a group of adults with learning disabilities (as part of the Total Communication Network), Siarad Iechyd/Talking... read more
 
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  26/06/2013   Categories: 2013 NHS Wales Awards Health Public Health Wales
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Introducing a new approach to putting Patients and Carers at the centre of assessing quality in care delivery 

Citizens at the centre of service redesign and delivery - 2013 NHS Wales Awards
Velindre Cancer Centre adopted a unique approach to undertaking the national Fundamentals of Care audit in 2012. Patients and carers from the Velindre Cancer Centre’s Patient Liaison Group were trained, and supported by the Trust’s Information... read more
 
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  26/06/2013   Categories: 2013 NHS Wales Awards Health Public Health Wales
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