Resources

357 resources about Quality improvement ×

Get updates to this list by RSS feed

  1. The QSIR programmes focus on service improvement and are delivered to a range of staff involved in healthcare.

    (1)
  2. Part of: Career planning and development

    These tools are part of a selection of retention improvement resources developed and shared by Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust.

    (0)
  3. This tool has been developed to enable trusts, clinical commissioning groups and local authorities to understand where delayed transfers of care are in their area or system.

    (1)
  4. Part of: Guide to reducing long hospital stays

    This case study shows how South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust removed wasted time for patients by reviewing processes for internal and external delays and updating staff mindset to 'home first'.

    (0)
  5. Part of: Guide to reducing long hospital stays

    This case study shows how Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust worked to reduce the number of patients with a length of stay of 21 days or more by 25% — in line with the national target.

    (0)
  6. Part of: Guide to reducing long hospital stays

    This case study shows how Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland used driver diagrams as part of their approach to tackling DTOCs at both system and individual organisational level.

    (0)
  7. Part of: Guide to reducing long hospital stays

    This case study shows how Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust worked to reduce the number of patients with a length of stay of 21 days or more by 25%, in line with the national target.

    (0)
  8. Part of: Guide to reducing long hospital stays

    This case study shows how Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust brought together system partners to create a shared focus and contributed to the national goal of reducing DTOCs.

    (0)
  9. Part of: Guide to reducing long hospital stays

    This case study details how Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and wider system partners implemented the Emergency Care Intensive Support Team weekly long stay patient review process.

    (0)
  10. Part of: Guide to reducing long hospital stays

    This case study shares how Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust developed process maps as part of their approach to tackling DTOCs.

    (0)
  11. Part of: Guide to reducing long hospital stays

    This case study shows how Royal Preston Hospital, part of Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, implemented the ECIST long length of stay reviews to achieve a reduction in the number of patients with a length of stay greater than 20 days.

    (0)
  12. Part of: Guide to reducing long hospital stays

    This case study aimed to ensure that patients are given every opportunity to discharge to their own home and that any decisions about long term care are made in a more therapeutic setting, protecting independence wherever possible.

    (0)
  13. We’re part of a five-year partnership with Virginia Mason Institute and five NHS trusts to support them to develop a ‘lean’ culture of continuous improvement which puts patients first.

    (0)
  14. Part of: Criteria-led discharge

    Guidance on writing a patient discharge policy or standard operating procedure for the implementation of criteria-led discharge (CLD).

    (0)
  15. The six-stage project management approach provides a framework for managing improvement projects in the NHS. We suggest you read through this overview before undertaking any actions relating to the stages. This will help to give you an overall picture and where the tools sit beneath the stages.

    (1)

Is there anything wrong with this page?

Help us improve this website

Do not include any personal, sensitive or confidential information.