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  • Health & Social Care

NHS Quality: Improving Patient Care

  • Wednesday, 26 November 2014
  • Manchester Conference Centre
  • 08:30 - 16:30
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NHS Quality: Improving Patient Care will support the NHS to drive higher standards of care and patient safety in an ever challenging environment.

The NHS is facing the biggest financial challenge since its inception and, at the same time, is tasked with continually raising the standards of care. Following the Mid Staffordshire scandal and the damning reviews of Berwick and Francis the quality of care is under heightened scrutiny. Increased transparency, regulation and performance measurement initiatives are aiming to drive improvements in care – but what does the best in quality care look like and how can it be practically achieved?

Through practical case studies, insightful presentations and interactive seminars, delegates will learn how a culture of care can be fostered and services can be coordinated around the needs of the patient.

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  • Practical guidance of how to deliver more joined-up services that better meet patient needs.
  • Insight into the impact of the better care fund on services and how quality of care can be managed in transition.
  • How to instill a cultural of continual learning and improvement.
  • Learn how increased transparency, regulation and performance measurement initiatives can help drive improvements in care.
  • How leadership and patient engagement can help drive better services and quality outcomes.
  • A greater understanding of the impact on patients when care fails and why services must do better.
  • How to overcome cultural and organisational barriers to more compassionate care.
  • How to increase safety of care, reduce avoidable harm and raise standards.
  • How services can be commissioned and better coordinated around the patient.
  • Debate the funding of care and the financial challenges to raising quality.

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Manchester Conference Centre

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