Wessex AHSN Healthy Ageing & Nutrition has recently published a new report which describes their Healthy Ageing approach (and outputs) in developing the Wessex Acute Frailty Audit. The Wessex AHSN Healthy Ageing and Nutrition Programme focuses on the prevention and treatment of malnutrition in older people.Read More
Keep up-to-date with the latest Network developments, project launches, dates for our national conferences and newsletter publications.
If you would like the NHS Benchmarking Network to publish a news article for your organisation or if you have any queries about the news topics below, please contact Lindsey Ashley.
Registration now open for the Integrated Care Systems Conference. Delegates will get an in-depth look at the new ICS Benchmarker product developed by the NHS Benchmarking Network, as well as hearing an update from NHS England, including their National Performance and Population Health Dashboard.Read More
Our support team were on hand at the fifth annual Chief Allied Health Professions Officers (CAHPO) conference on Thursday 18th June, where they spoke to delegates about our Acute Therapies, Community Services and Managing Frailty projects. Read more here.Read More
Kindness and compassion are part of our core values but there are also simple, practical things that hospital staff can do to support the relatives and carers of those patients approaching the end of their lives.Read More
We are pleased to announce on behalf of Professor Lisa Bayliss-Pratt (Chief Nurse, Health Education England) and Julian Emms (chair of the NHS Benchmarking Network’s Mental Health Reference Group) that the NHS Benchmarking Network is facilitating a national workforce census for adult IAPT services that will take place across all providers in England over the period July to September 2019.Read More
We are excited to announce the Forum. A platform which is located on the members’ area for our member community to interact with one another and be a dedicated space for knowledge sharing. Read more about the new process here.Read More
We are pleased to announce that the Urgent Care project is open for data collection and submissions will be accepted until the 3rd August 2019. The Urgent Care project reviews the national level of capacity, demand and investment in these services.Read More
The NHS Benchmarking Network is pleased to announce that data collection has now opened for the 2019 benchmarking project on Outpatients services. The project aims to provide benchmarked analytics on Outpatient departments, by looking at the detailed workings of Outpatient departments within Acute providersRead More
We are pleased to launch data collection for the 2018 Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services project.
The benchmarking project allows participants to understand the relationship between demand and capacity, a features a full range of metrics including service models, access, activity, workforce, finance and quality measures.Read More
Throughout May, the Network hosted a series of regional events across England, bringing the Network to seven locations across the country. The Support Team developed a comprehensive programme, focused on how the Network can support your organisation across key themes in healthcare. Read more here.Read More
Data collection for the 2019 Emergency Care benchmarking project is now open. The Emergency Care project is open to all providers of emergency care services, reviewing the provision of Accident and Emergency services (Type 1&2) as well as alternative community based services such as Walk-In Centres, Urgent Care Centres and Minor Injuries Units (Type 3).Read More
We are pleased to launch data collection for the 2019 Mental Health Inpatient and Community project.
The Network’s well-established project on Mental Health Inpatient and Community services provides key intelligence and insight to support providers in effectively managing their services and meet the aspirations and challenges of the NHS Long Term Plan.Read More