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Drug Utilisation Research Group (Euro DURG)

Stephen Campbell attended the European Drug Utilisation Research Group (Euro DURG) Conference 2017, in Glasgow in November 2017 to present at a workshop on the “Quality of quality indicators”. 173 more words

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ISQua 34th annual conference

In October 2017, Sudeh Cheraghi-Sohi chaired a workshop at The International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua) 34th annual conference. The workshop was entitled “Developing and improving a systems approach to diagnostic safety in primary care” and was developed with collaborators Hardeep Singh from the Veterans Affairs organisation based in Houston, Texas and Ian Litchfield from the Institute of Applied Health Research, Birmingham University. 183 more words

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Ukraine and China delegation visits to learn about patient safety

At the end of November, PSTRC staff met with delegations from Ukraine and China to talk about the quality and safety of care.

The Ukraine delegation consisted of senior healthcare managers and clinicians from the region of Poltava, who were visiting to learn about quality and safety interventions in the Greater Manchester healthcare system, especially around cardiovascular disease. 87 more words

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Putting patient safety first

by Maria Panagioti, Senior Research Fellow

Delivering safe healthcare to patients and preventing patient harm is an international priority. Despite this, patient safety incidents are not uncommon. 635 more words

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The Foundations Framework for Developing and Reporting New Models of Care for Multimorbidity

by Jonathan Stokes, Research Associate in the Manchester Centre for Health Economics

With colleagues at the Universities of Bristol, Glasgow and Dundee, we have published a framework aimed at improving care for patients with multimorbidity (two or more long-term conditions). 517 more words

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I Can See Clearly Now

Have you ever wondered how the highest quality image of inside the human body can be taken in the safest way possible? This may sound like an odd question for most, but for many radiological technologists like myself, I’ve pondered this question more times than I can count! 1,231 more words

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