Learn how The Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust tested the impact of a seven-day service in Elderly Medicine on clinical outcomes, patient experience, staff satisfaction and financial viability.Read More
We benchmark to help our members implement change and make services better for patients.
Below is a compendium of good practice case studies from our members who have used the Benchmarking products to support/ improve and implement changes within their services. The full case studies are available for member organisations to download from the Members’ Area under “View Outputs”.
If you would like to share your good practice case studies and particularly how you have used the benchmarking information to support change and improvement, please contact Emma Pruce.
How does your physiotherapy team skill mix compare? The physiotherapy inpatient clinical team radar chart allows you to compare your skill mix with the other participating Trusts. In this example, the trust AT066 (not Nottingham) has more staff at bands 7, 6 and 4 and less at band 5 than average.Read More
Discharge destination can be used as a proxy outcome measure for community hospitals. How many patients are going home independent? How many are being returned to an acute hospital? Use this chart to compare your performance.Read More
The Network’s Radiology project is the largest source of comparative Radiology data available within the NHS. The project covers all modalities and produces thought provoking comparisons, analysis and good practice case studies from Radiology departments across the NHS.Read More
Demand for patients to have Radiologically-guided lines, including Hickman Lines and PICCs, is met by a variety of service models within Acute Trusts. University Hospitals of Leicester (UHL) has an interesting and highly successful approach to meeting demand.Read More
Learn how an overhaul of the existing AEC service at James Paget UHFT, and implementation of POCT in line with existing NHS best practice guidelines achieved; reduced LoS, over 90% same day discharge and increased patient satisfaction.Read More
Learn how a redesign of intermediate care services in Bolton reddressed the balance between bed and home based services, provided care 24 hours a day and allowed more service users to be supported in their own home, rather than in a hospital bed.Read More