Read more about the Managing Frailty and Delayed Transfers of care in the Acute Setting event. The conference was a great opportunity for showcasing the good practice from our membership, as well as hearing a national update from the GIRFT Geriatric Medicine Team and a review of the Wessex Frailty Audit.Read More
Keep up-to-date with the latest Network developments, project launches, dates for our national conferences and newsletter publications.
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We are pleased to share that the publication of the 2018 Emergency Care project report and toolkit, presenting the results of this year’s benchmarking project is now available on the members’ area.Read More
The Network welcomes the publication of the 2018 Radiology project reports and toolkit, presenting the results of this year’s benchmarking project. This year is the eighth round of the Radiology project. 82 organisations participated in the project this year which has grown from 45 in the project’s first year.Read More
The NHSBN team are collaborating with Wessex AHSN to host a regional cut of the Managing Frailty in the Acute Settings 2018/19 project. The workshop will look to assist the AHSN with providing a stocktake of how frailty is managed across the acute sector through benchmarked comparisons.Read More
Conference season continued this week with NHS Benchmarking & Good Practice in Operating Theatres. This project runs biennially in our work programme; we had fantastic attendance at the event, giving a great opportunity to network and share good practice. Read more here.Read More
The conference season was launched on Thursday 20th September with a national event to present the findings of one of our longest running projects, Benchmarking & Good Practice in Radiology Services. Read more about the speakers and our findings here.Read More
The NHS Benchmarking Network (NHSBN) will now be collaborating with Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT), NHS Improvement, for the Managing Frailty and Delayed Transfers of Care in the Acute Setting data collection.Read More
The Managing Frailty and Delayed Transfers of Care in the Acute Setting project provides a unique data set on the pathway of frail older people through secondary care, from assessment in A&E, assessment units inpatient wards and supported discharge. The new project continues the Network’s six-year partnership with the BGS.Read More
We are delighted to launch the 2018 Pharmacy & Medicines Optimisation project run by the NHS Benchmarking Network. This is the fourth iteration of the project and builds on last year’s project, in which over 170 organisations took part.Read More
The NHS Benchmarking Network is please announce the launch of the 2018 Radiology project, last year, 95 member organisations took part, with coverage across England, Wales, Scotland and the Channel Islands.
Data collection opened on the 23rd April and closes on the 22nd June.Read More
Last week, we delivered the penultimate project conference of the 2017/18 work programme. We heard a variety of good practice from around the country and a fascinating national update. Read more here.Read More
Wednesday 11th October brought us the eagerly anticipated Acute Therapies Conference. The project is run bi-annually, so there was certainly a lot to cover! Read more about the conference here.Read More
We hosted the Urgent and Emergency Care services on Wednesday 4th October, our second conference of the season. This event brought together the Provider and Commissioner sectors with high praise from delegates.Read More