Category list : Innovation Expo
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See ideas at Expo, says HoweSubscription
Health minister Earl Howe has urged nurses to join NHS managers and other clinicians at the Healthcare Innovation Expo next month.
‘We will be showcasing what is brightest and best about the NHS and healthcare in the UK’
'Many geniuses come in a nurse’s uniform'Subscription
There’s a rumour going around that innovative ideas and brilliance are the sole property of private businesses.
A deteriorating recognition group reviews monitoring tools, compliance and training needs
Self management of long term conditions can ease the burden on NHS resources and increase patient independence. A pilot aimed to assess the benefits of telehealth
Using e-learning to develop communication skills when assessing patients’ end of life needsSubscription
Nurses must be competent and confident in assessing patients’ needs. Marie Curie Cancer Care designed and evaluated an online course to improve practice.
It was identified that the needs of siblings of children with learning disabilities were not being addressed. A group was set up to tailor services to siblings
Improving integrated team working to support people to die in the place of their choice Subscription
Although many people express a wish to die at home, few do so. A team of community nurses and GPs changed working practices to address this
People with learning disabilities often experience barriers in accessing healthcare. This project aims to educate staff and measure attitudes before and after training
Developing an intermediate care unit for older people with mental and physical illnessesSubscription
Mental illnesses, such as delirium, dementia and depression, are common among older people in acute care. A rehabilitation unit was set up to aid independence