Achieving High Quality Care: Practical Experience from NICE.pdf
The only title from NICE providing practical guidance to implementing guidance and improving care A practical review of the evidence-based approach to improving health care services, implementing guidelines and proving high quality care for patients Summaries of the evidence-base and relevant examples of change management and best practice.
1 Introduction Gillian Leng Example in practice: Using clinical leaders to improve patient care 2 Practical actions for healthcare providers Val Moore Example in practice: A hospital wide approach to reduce mortality among acutely ill patients 3. Identifying a high quality evidence base Paul Chrisp and Sara Twaddle Example in practice: Finding a way through guidance on pre-hospital care across South West England 4. Key challenges to implementation and effective interventions Elaine Whitby and Julie Royce Example in practice: Changing behaviour in primary care to improve the management of children with feverish illness 5. Using financial systems to support improved care Jennifer Field Example in practice: Building a business case: To redesign diabetes services 6 Using measurement to support change and improvements in healthcare Nick Baillie Example in Practice: Setting up a service for peripheral arterial disease in the North East of England 7. Chapter 7: Conclusion and reflections Danny Keenan and Sasha Abraham