Network Update - 2015/16 findings published

Two Network events have been held this month on Urgent & Emergency Care and Pharmacy and Medicines Optimisation; initial findings were presented and final results are due later this year. Thank you to all our speakers and member delegates who joined us and we look forward to our forthcoming Mental Health, CAMHS and Community events in November. 

Don't forget we still have five projects open for data collection; Corporate Functions, Theatres, Planned Care, Learning Disabilities and Older People's Care in Acute Settings. Please login to the members' area to submit data for these projects. 

Registration is open to attend the free national conferences in November on CAMHS and Community Services. In addition, the NHS Benchmarking Network is holding its Annual General Meeting on the 23rd November in Birmingham. Further details are available from the members' area.


COMMISSIONING SECTOR

URGENT CARE

Test the effectiveness of your health system in managing demand for urgent care.

Update

This project has now closed for data collection and initial findings were presented at a national conference earlier this month. Presentations from the event are available to download from the members' area. Final reports will be published in November. If you have any queries, please contact Lucy.

Contact

Lucy.Trubacik@nhs.net (0161 266 1333)

PHARMACY & MEDICINES OPTIMISATION (Commissioner)

Compare your skill and discipline mix of your medicines optimisation team.

Update

This project has now closed for data collection and initial findings were presented at a national conference earlier this month. Presentations from the event are available to download from the members' area. Final reports will be published in December. If you have any queries, please contact Jessica.

Contact

Jessica.Grantham@nhs.net (0161 266 1909)

PLANNED CARE

The Planned Care project takes a holistic view of elective care commissioning and delivery.

Update

Data collection is now open. Organisations can submit data to this project by logging into the members' area.

Contact

Leigh.Jenkins@nhs.net (0161 266 2113)


ACUTE SECTOR

EMERGENCY CARE (Type 1&2 and type 3 services)

Analyse key metrics such as; senior cover in A&E, optimising patient flow, skill-mix and mortality.

Update

TThis project has now closed for data collection and initial findings were presented at a national conference earlier this month. Presentations from the event are available to download from the members' area. Final reports will be published in November. If you have any queries, please contact Leigh.

Contact

Leigh.Jenkins@nhs.net (0161 266 2113)

PHARMACY & MEDICINES OPTIMISATION (Provider)

This project covers a range of topics including; workforce, finance, policies & procedures, hours of availability, equipment and stock, clinical pharmacy and good practice.

Update

This project has now closed for data collection and initial findings were presented at a national conference earlier this month. Presentations from the event are available to download from the members' area. Final reports will be published in December. If you have any queries, please contact Aidan.

Contact

Aidan.Rawlinson@nhs.net (0161 266 1949)

THEATRES

Access comprehensive intelligence on NHS operating theatres delivery and performance.

Update

Data collection is now open. Organisations can submit data to this project by logging in to the members' area.

Contact

Jessica.Grantham@nhs.net (0161 266 1909)

OLDER PEOPLE'S CARE IN ACUTE SETTINGS

Review your clinical pathway for older people through secondary care, beginning in A&E, through to supported discharge.

Update

Data collection is now open. Organisations can submit data to this project, by logging in to the members' area.

Contact

Debbie.Hibbert@nhs.net (0161 266 2072)

RADIOLOGY

Take part in the most comprehensive analysis of Radiology services available anywhere in the NHS.

Update

This project has now closed for data collection and initial findings were presented at a national conference in September. Presentations from the event are available to download from the members' area. Final reports will be published in November. If you have any queries, please contact Tom.

Contact

Tom.Davies6@nhs.net (0161 266 1335)


MENTAL HEALTH SECTOR

CHILD AND ADOLESCENT MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Access comparable data on both tiers 1-3 and tier 4 provision of services.

Update

This project has closed for data collection and initial findings will be presented at a national conference on the 16th November. Registration to attend this event is still open. If you have any queries, please contact Aneesa.

Contact

Aneesa.Halim@nhs.net (0161 266 2132)

LEARNING DISABILITIES

This project will benchmark the provision of Learning Disability services across the UK.

Update

Data collection is now open. Organisations can submit data to this project, by logging in to the members' area.

Contact

Jessica.Walsh1@nhs.net (0161 266 2132)

MENTAL HEALTH INPATIENT AND COMMUNITY SERVICES

This project covers specialist inpatient and community mental health services for adults and older adults, and allows for comprehensive benchmarking of activity, finance, workforce and quality metrics.

Update

This project has closed for data collection and initial findings will be presented at a national conference on the 2nd November. If you have any queries, please contact Zoe.

Contact

Zoe.Page@nhs.net (0161 266 2057)


COMMUNITY SERVICES SECTOR

COMMUNITY SERVICES

Covering 26 different community services including Integrated Community Teams, access comparable evidence on key metrics.

Update

This project has closed for data collection and initial findings will be presented at a national conference on the 10th November. Registration to attend this event is still open. Final reports will be published in December 2016. If you have any queries, please contact Debbie.

Contact

Debbie.Hibbert@nhs.net (0161 266 1333)

COMMUNITY HOSPITALS

Test the effectiveness of community hospitals in making a contribution to managing system demand.

Update

This project has closed for data collection and initial findings will be presented at a national conference on the 10th November. Registration to attend this event is still open. Final reports will be published in December 2016. If you have any queries, please contact Jessica.

Contact

Jessica.Grantham@nhs.net (0161 266 1909)

ALL PROVIDERS

CORPORATE FUNCTIONS

Test your organisations performance and value across a range of corporate functions and shared services.

Update

Data collection is closing shortly. Organisations can still submit data, by logging in to the members' area. For CCG members, we will be running a separate pilot project this year, please contact Aidan for further details.

Contact

Aidan.Rawlinson@nhs.net (0161 266 1949)


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