Quality Improvement and Patient Safety – Quality & Innovation – Achieving Excellence in Health Care

Date: 21/06/2019 | Time: 09:00 - 16:45
Location: Taunton RFC, TA2 8BU
Organised by: Health Education England
Tel: 01752 590652
Email: PenADAdmin.SW@hee.nhs.uk

Event summary

The 2019 Quality Improvement (QI) and Patient Safety Conference will be a joint venture with Health Education England South West (HEESW) and the West of England & South West Academic Health Science Networks (AHSNs).
HEESW has organised this free of charge conference to share learning and best practice from eminent quality improvement and patient safety experts. The best exemplars of QI and innovations in health care will be selected for either oral or poster presentations. Invitations are extended to all health care professionals to capture good examples of multi-professional team working.

Guest speakers Alan Ryan, Director of Transformation HEE will share his expertise on Technology Enhanced Learning. Tricia Woodhead, Health Foundation Quality Improvement Fellow and Improvement Advisor will share her expertise on how to become champions in QI in NHS.

Attendees will be invited to participate in workshops focusing on human factors, culture and safety, how to start a QI project and National Early Warning Signs (NEWS) and deteriorating patients.

6 CPD  credits will be awarded following attendance and completion of feedback.

Abstract Submission

Judges will be looking for examples of Quality improvement, innovation, joint working and proven outcomes.

Shortlisted entrants will be invited to either give a short 7 minutes oral presentation or present work as a poster. Prizes will be awarded to the best and runner up oral and poster presentations.

Abstract Submission Closing date Monday 13th May 2019

For more information please see the poster & programme of the day.

Please register to attend by completing the registration form and emailing it to PenADAdmin.SW@hee.nhs.uk

and/or submit your abstract – Abstract Submission 

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