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Our aim is to help improve the delivery and safety of healthcare for patients via whatever means possible! Traditionally we have used clinical audit to measure and improve healthcare but we are now adopting a much broader range of approaches including: established quality improvement techniques, patient safety techniques, project management and service re-design, educational events, training, etc.
HQIP aims to improve health outcomes by enabling those who commission, deliver and receive healthcare to measure and improve our healthcare services.
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New website from NHS England. "We want to help build the capacity and capability for improvement across the NHS. We'll provide advice and support on how to use quality improvement approaches and methodologies."
The Sentinel Stroke National Audit Programme (SSNAP) is a major national healthcare quality improvement programme based in the School of Population Health and Environmental Studies at King’s College London. SSNAP measures the quality and organisation of stroke care in the NHS and is the single source of stroke data in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.
The Myocardial Ischaemia National Audit Project (MINAP) is a domain within NCAP that contains information about the care provided to patients who are admitted to hospital with acute coronary syndromes (heart attack). Data are collected and analysed to illustrate the ‘patient journey’ from a call to the emergency services or their self-presentation at an Emergency Department, through diagnosis and treatment at hospital, to the prescription of preventive medications on discharge. Provision of care