The project focuses on the pathway of frail older people through secondary care, from geriatric assessment in A&E, short term assessment units inpatient wards and supported discharge.Read More
The Network work programme comprises of a wide range of benchmarking projects on topics of interest to all members, together with projects aimed at the more specific interests of our four sectors; commissioning, community, acute and mental health.
Whilst the work programme is decided by the Network Steering Group, extensive consultation takes place with the sector based Reference Groups and with members on the topics to be included in the programme. Any individual member can suggest a topic for inclusion in the work programme by contacting Lindsey Ashley.
The Outpatients project aims to provide benchmarked analytics across Outpatient departments for the first time, by looking at the detailed workings of Outpatient departments in Acute Trusts.Read More
Therapy services are crucial to the quality of care for patients across a range of specialities in acute hospitals. Timely assessment by a therapist is key to maintaining patient flows and reducing length of stay.Read More