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    HSJ Value Awards 2019: Surgical services initiative of the year

    2019-05-23T23:01:00Z

    Winner Norfolk and Norwich University Foundation Trust: Robotic assisted colorectal service The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital FT adopted robotic surgery for colorectal cases, giving patients the benefits of minimally invasive surgery and making savings for the trust. Irshad Shaikh set up the service after completing training ...

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    HSJ Value Awards 2019: Diabetes care initiative of the year

    2019-05-23T23:01:00Z

    Winner Barking and Dagenham Clinical Commissioning Group: Tackling inequalities in diabetes care in Barking and Dagenham – local improvement scheme The 37 practices in Barking and Dagenham CCG have improved their care of diabetic patients with 67.2 per cent of patients receiving the eight care processes recommended by ...

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    HSJ Value Awards 2019: Emergency, urgent and trauma care efficiency initiative of the year

    2019-05-23T23:01:00Z

    Winner Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care Foundation Trust: Tameside and Glossop digital health service Care home residents who become unwell in Tameside and Glossop are now assessed remotely before a GP or an ambulance is called, enabling many of them to stay at home at a lower cost ...

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    HSJ Value Awards 2019: Workforce efficiency award

    2019-05-23T23:01:00Z

    Winner University Hospitals of Coventry and Warwickshire Trust: Changing our workforce to improve service delivery in child screening for orthoptics in Warwickshire The orthoptic department at University Hospitals of Coventry and Warwickshire Trust has redesigned its school vision screening service to see more children, reducing the time spent ...

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    HSJ Value Awards 2019: Technology initiative of the year

    2019-05-23T23:01:00Z

    Winner East Midlands Ambulance Service Trust and GoodSAM: Improving cardiac arrest survival with crowd-sourced CPR Sponsored by East Midlands Ambulance Service Trust introduced a GoodSAM app which allowed it to alert 2,000 people trained in CPR if there was an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest close ...

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    HSJ Value Awards 2019: Financial or procurement initiative of the year

    2019-05-23T23:01:00Z

    Winner Chelsea and Westminster and Royal Marsden Shared Procurement Service: Standardisation of wound care formulary Standardising the wound care products used across six acute, three community and a mental health trust in North West London has yielded annual savings of £840,000 without impacting on quality. A clinically-led ...

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    Winners revealed for HSJ Value Awards 2019

    2019-05-23T23:01:00Z

    Twenty organisations have been honoured in the 2019 HSJ Value Awards – which recognise and celebrate outstanding improvements in care quality and efficiency made by NHS staff.

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    HSJ Value Awards 2019: Community health services redesign

    2019-05-23T23:00:00Z

    Winner University College London Hospitals Foundation Trust: Find and treat – healthcare for homeless and vulnerable people The University College London Hospitals FT’s “find and treat” services target homeless and vulnerable people who are at high risk of tuberculosis, blood-borne viruses and other serious health problems. It ...

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    The partnership transforming patient experience

    2019-05-23T05:00:00Z

    Gateshead Care Partnership brought together the local council, NHS trusts and local GPs to improve the way organisations worked together, and won the 2018 HSJ Award for Improved partnerships between health and local government

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    The journey to outstanding

    2019-05-22T05:00:00Z

    The Northamptonshire Healthcare Foundation Trust won the 2018 HSJ Award for Trust of the Year with a vision that put staff engagement at the heart of driving better patient care

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    Identifying and caring for women suffering with perinatal trauma

    2019-05-17T05:00:00Z

    Northumbria Healthcare Foundation Trust won the 2018 HSJ Award for Compassionate Patient Care by developing a birth trauma service with timely access to psychological interventions for perinatal trauma 

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    Caring for carers

    2019-05-16T05:00:00Z

    The 2018 HSJ Award for System Led Support for Carers went to Hertfordshire and West Essex STP carers’ partnership’s project, which proactively provides access to identification and support

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    A dementia assessment app enabling rapid diagnosis

    2019-05-10T06:00:00Z

    NeuroCoRe’s ACEmobile Dementia Assessment App supports non-specialist staff to reliably assess cognitive impairment and won the 2018 HSJ Awards for Using Technology to Improve Efficiency. Emma Dent reports

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    A whole systems approach that boosted staff engagement

    2019-05-09T05:00:00Z

    Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust won the 2018 HSJ Award for staff engagement for its organisation-wide approach – the Leeds Way. Emma Dent reports

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    Harnessing technology to support people living with dementia

    2019-05-02T05:00:00Z

    Surrey and Borders Partnership Foundation Trust’s project installed a network of internet enabled devices in the homes of people living with dementia with the aim of supporting them, and won the HSJ Awards 2018 for Improving care with technology 

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    Identifying and preventing TB in the community

    2019-04-25T05:00:00Z

    Newham clinical commissioning group has won the 2018 HSJ Award for community or primary care services redesign (London and the south) for the Newham latent tuberculosis infection screening and treatment programme. Alison Moore reports

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    The care navigators reducing pressure on GPs

    2019-04-25T05:00:00Z

    Conexus Healthcare, a GP federation in the West Wakefield area, won the 2018 HSJ Award for community or primary care services redesign (North/Midlands/East) for its national consultancy and training programme. Alison Moore reports

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    The award winning campaign reducing A&E attendance

    2019-04-25T05:00:00Z

    Mid-Mersey A E Delivery Board, Widnes Vikings, Renova Developments, and Cheshire and Merseyside Health and Care Partnership won the 2018 HSJ Award for primary care innovation for their awareness campaign Beat the Scrum . Claire Read reports

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    Creating a supportive staff culture

    2019-04-18T06:00:00Z

    Ensuring staff had multiple ways of making their voices heard transformed staff morale and engagement at East Lancashire Hospitals Trust, and saw them win the 2018 HSJ Award for Creating a Supportive Staff Culture  

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    Rapid access to prostate imaging and diagnosis

    2019-04-12T06:00:00Z

    RM Partners, the cancer alliance for West London hosted by the Royal Marsden Foundation Trust, in collaboration with Imperial College Healthcare Trust, St George’s Healthcare Trust and Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals Trust won the 2018 HSJ award for acute sector innovation for their RAPID pathway as it reduced ...