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QI projects which have been taken forward for EQUIP

A DIReCT approach to Diabetes Care (3.0 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 182
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A Project to Improve the Care of Woman with a History of Gestational Diabetes (0.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 117
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A quality improvement to improve prescribing emergency contraception (2.0 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 147
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Aileen Mc Laughlin - Emergency Contraception (3.2 MiB)
Upload Date: 8th October 2019 Downloads: 12
Aim: Emergency contraception (EC) is the provision of preventing the establishment of a pregnancy following either unprotected sexual intercourse or contraceptive failure. Primary care is responsible for 33% of all EC prescriptions. In January 2018 the FSRH published the largest UK national audit on EC. As a result of this audit NICE recommended a bundle of care for women prescribed EC. I used these guidelines as the basis of my quality improvement (QI) project


Alan Campbell - Diabetes (1.1 MiB)
Upload Date: 8th October 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: The aim of my project was to Improve type 2 diabetes patient education on sick day rules for medications by 75% (total of 128) by May


Amber List Drugs (2.6 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 156
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Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring (3.8 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 106
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Amy McKee - Active Signposting (2.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 21st October 2019 Downloads: 9
Aim: Workload within general practice has increased substantally and has not been matched in either funding or workforce. Active signposting aims to change the
assumption that GPs are the first point of care for all patients, and to increase
the efficiency of the GP’s working day.


Annual monitoring of Quetiapine (2.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 126
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Annual review of patients using the combined oral contraceptive pill in Maghera Health Centre (2.8 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 161
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Antenatal care (2.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 81
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Antenatal Vaccinations (2.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 97
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Antibiotic Stewardship in the Management of UTI (2.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 68
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Antipsychotics metabolic syndrome (2.3 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 109
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Aoibhin McGarrity - Removing Gout (2.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 21st October 2019 Downloads: 18
Aim: Gout is the most prevalent inflammatory arthritis, affecting 2.5% of adults in the UK. Improving treatment leads to less pain and joint destruction which preserves function and limits time off work.
The British Society for Rheumatology produced updated guidance for gout treatment in July 2017 advocating that all patients with gout should be on preventative medication and titrated to achieve a serum urate level of <300.


Assessment Febrile Child (20.1 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 72
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Bisphosphonate Drug Holiday (2.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 99
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Bisphosphonate Prescribing (0.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 137
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BLATHNAID V2 QI POSTER (0.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 80
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Blessing Ogbobi - Improving The Monitoring Of Coeliac Disease (0.8 MiB)
Upload Date: 21st October 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Coeliac Disease affects 1 in 100 people in the UK.! Complications include: anaemia, osteoporosis, splenic
dysfunction, bacterial overgrowth, and cancer such as Hodgkin's and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.! NICE and Coeliac UK recommend an annual review ofthese patient with specific areas to cover. !This project will help improve overall care of thesepatients.!
This idea surfaced after I reviewed a patient with coeliac disease who had trouble managing his symptoms due to his diet. Had not been seen by gastroenterology or dieticians in over a year. No BMI in notes.


Blood Monitoring in patient prescribed potassium- Sparing Diuretics (1.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 106
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Cailin O'Reilly - Safe Prescribing Anf Monitoring Of Oral Contraception (2.9 MiB)
Upload Date: 22nd October 2019 Downloads: 5
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  • To improve the recording of a key data set to enable safe prescribing of COCP and POP.
    •Improve recording of the above key data set to 95% each within 6 months.
    •Enables 1 yearly prescriptions being issued
    •Aids in identification of co-mobidities/Risk factors, Reduces risk of complications occurring in high risk patients
    •Promote the practice of opportunistic pre-conception advice to all woman of child bearing age


Caoibhe Lynn - Antenatal Referral (3.0 MiB)
Upload Date: 22nd October 2019 Downloads: 7
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  • Creating a template to be used when patients present pregnant.
    •To improve the standard of antenatal referrals sent by Eastside Surgery; ensuring a more even quality of care for all patients: & by providing adequate referral content, to meet the hospital’s information needs & assist with organisation of care in the secondary setting.
    •I aimed to create a template straightforward to use. Each question involved a tick or drop down box option; with free text boxes available where appropriate. Completing this template automatically codes the patient as pregnant also.
    •In reviewing last year’s referrals (pre-template), I found areas such as BP monitoring, flu/pertussis vaccinations discussion & high dose folic acid indications often missed. I included a section for prompt/reminder purposes providing a list of indications for the 5mg folic acid dose.


Catherine Mullan - Improving The Coding And Follow Up Of Patients Diagnosed With Gestational Diabetes (2.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 22nd October 2019 Downloads: 5
Aim: Improve coding of patients with gestational diabetes by 90%. Improve annual follow up by 90%.


Chris Murray - Online Sexual Health (2.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 22nd October 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim to increase patient attendance to asymptomatic sexual health clinics by 50% by August by introducing a new online booking system for asymptomatic sexual health screening.


Chris Quail - Improving Self Management In Asthma (2.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 22nd October 2019 Downloads: 7
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  • To increase the proportion of face-to-face annual reviews of all asthma patients to 80%

  • To provide written Personal Asthma Action Plans (PAAPs) to 100% of patients attending for review


Christopher Dorman - Improving U&E Monitoring For Patients On ACEiARBs (18.1 MiB)
Upload Date: 22nd October 2019 Downloads: 24
Aim: To increase to 95% the number of patients on regular ACEi/ARBs who have had a U&E taken in the last 12 months.


Claire Harkin - Improving The Management Of Gout2 (11.0 MiB)
Upload Date: 22nd October 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: To improve the management of gout in primary care as per BSR and NICE recommendations. Set up an annual screening programme for patients and ensure they are educated and offered ULT as appropriate with monitoring of serum uric acid (SUA) levels and titration of medication dosages to
recommended targets.


Claire Headden - Management Of UTIs In Nursing Home Residents (3.3 MiB)
Upload Date: 22nd October 2019 Downloads: 5
Aim: Improve accuracy of assessment and management of suspected UTIs in Nursing Homes such that 75% of requests for antbiotics are accompanied by a proforma providing appropriate information,
detailing observations and symptoms.


Claire Stirling - Improving Pill Reviews (3.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 7
Aim: Aim

To reduce overdue contraceptive PIll reviews.

To reduce face to face reviews and increase GP appointments

To standardise pill reviews so 90% are using the same template.

 


Clare Halleron - Reducing Inappropriate B12 And Folate Blood Requests (3.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: To reduce unnecessary requests for b12 and folate bloods by 75% over three months


CONNOR DOYLE V2 QI POSTER (2.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 177
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Contact details project (2.8 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 157
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Dearbhla McManus - Improving The Delivery Of NAFLD Management (2.3 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 8
Aim: 80% of patients with NAFLD, suggested by ultrasound, have their risk of
advanced fibrosis calculated and cardiovascular risk factors documented.


Deborah Harley - Safe Pill - Dangerous Women (1.8 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: The combined hormonal contraceptive pill (CHC) is
generally safe for the majority of women however,
certain risk factors render it unsafe.


Ensure safe and efficient prescribing of the CHC


  • no one unsuitable is prescribed the CHC
    save GP and receptionist time chasing
    patients up/ issuing one month scripts etc.


Develop minor surgery service (1.8 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 115
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Developing a protocol for prescription of emergency contraception (3.3 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 108
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Developing a protocol for the diagnosis and management of UTIs at Ballygomartin Group Practice (3.8 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 151
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Developing a system to improve the management of suspected UTIs in Greenway Practice (3.1 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 79
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Dianette In Acne Management (12.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 148
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DOAC Project (1.0 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 192
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Documentation of the assessment of unwell children < 5 years old (3.3 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 144
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DPP-4 inhibitor prescribing in type 2 Diabetic Patients (0.3 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 192
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Emergency Contraception (2.8 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 112
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Emergency Contraception: Bundle of Care Delivery in General Practice (0.6 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 147
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Emma Ross - HRT Reviews (2.0 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 7
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  • In 2011 there were >11 million woman over the age of 45 in the UK

  • When going through the menopause 75% of these woman will have vasomotor symptoms

  • NICE recommend that we offer HRT to help control these symptoms

  • Woman should have a 3 month review of symptom control and annual review thereafter

  • This subsequently allows for review of other measures such as blood pressure and weight


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By May 2019 I want to ensure that 75% of women commenced on HRT by Dalriada Family Practice are followed up at 3 months adn hoping this will lead to better follow-up at 1 year


Emmet Carlin Thinking Kidneys - Improving AKi Prevention (1.2 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 6
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Increase the number of patients commenced on ACE Inhibitior who receive AKI prevention care bundle by 50% by June 2019


EQUIPped for Menopause (2.3 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 163
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fixing Fentantly (1.6 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 133
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Folic Acid and Pregnancy (0.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 172
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Folic acid in pregnancy (0.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 116
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Folic Acid Risk Assessment (0.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 146
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Gestational Diabetes; improving care (1.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 80
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HbA1c for patients with previous GDM (2.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 105
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Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)- improving prescribing (0.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 125
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HRT preparations in women with BMI >30 (2.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 96
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Improving Anticoagulation with Warfarin in Atrial Fibrillation (12.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 103
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Improving biological awareness - keeping patients and GPs informed (0.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 111
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Improving Cardiovascular Risk Assessment In Psoriasis Patients (0.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 4th July 2019 Downloads: 53
Aim: Improve the number of psoriasis patients >35 years old having a complete cardiovascular risk assessment to a standard of 50% in 6 months


Improving cardiovascular risk profiling of obese adults aged 30-40 (2.3 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 47
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Improving Care for Patient without a Spleen or with Hyposplenism (3.0 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 74
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Improving Care of Patients Diagnosed with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus by Ensuring Appropriate Annual Follow-up (2.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 113
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Improving documentation in regard to consent and use of chaperones for intimate examinations (2.6 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 57
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Improving Gestational Diabetes (1.1 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 150
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Improving gout monitoring - the forgotten and neglected arthropathy (2.9 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 143
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Improving GP missed appointments in Waterside Medical Centre (0.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 127
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Improving Management of Pre diabetes (2.6 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 115
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Improving Monitoring of Patients Prescribed Novel Oral Anticoagulants (2.2 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 130
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Improving patient satisfaction with the acute prescription service at Elmwood Practice (1.3 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 130
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Improving prophylactic antibiotic prescribing for recurrent urinary tract infections (3.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 114
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Improving Prophylactic antibiotic prescribing in recurrent UTI (3.2 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 111
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Improving quality of Antenatal care in general practice (3.1 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 153
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Improving recognition and management of pre-diabetic patients (2.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 166
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Improving Recogniton and Management of Sepsis in Primary Care (4.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 151
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Improving Safe Prescribing of NOACs (3.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 76
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Improving the documentation of and follow up of patients prescribed Bisphosphonates in primary care (3.2 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 88
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Improving the documentation of and patient knowledge on warfarin prescribing, and the communication of INR (0.2 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 128
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Improving the efficacy of home visits in the practice (0.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 172
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Improving the Identification of Persistent Hematuria on dipstick in the GP Practice (2.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 65
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Improving The Initial Antenatal Visit (3.2 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 90
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Improving the managagement of urinary symptoms (4.1 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 119
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Improving the prescribing of topical corticosteroids (2.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 107
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Improving the recognition and management of suspected sepsis in primary care setting (1.3 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 83
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Improving the recordings of GP Domiciliary Visits (0.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 134
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Improving the self monitoring of blood glucose of patients with type 1 diabetes (0.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 60
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Improving the use of SABAs among asthma patients within Brook Street Surgery (1.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 91
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Improving the use of SABAs among asthma patients within Brooke Street Surgery (1.2 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 108
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Increasing online prescription ordering (2.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 148
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Initiating HRT (0.3 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 104
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Is Eczema care up to scratch? (2.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 174
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James Armstrong - Improving Antibiotic Prescribing In Sore Throats (1.2 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Improve the use of the FeverPain score to 80% in sore throat consultations in Gronve Medical Practice.


James Dickson - We're All Going On A Bisphosphonate Holiday (0.9 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 5
Aim: Aim

To ensure that all patients on bisphosphonate therapy have an up to date DEXA and FRAX score
to allow consideration of drug holiday if appropriate and reduce inappropriate bisphosphonate therapy

Target: 100% of patients to have had DEXA at 5 years, and recalculation of treatment based on
FRAX score, NOGG guidance and clinical pict


JAMES LAMONT - Methotrexate - Limiting Unnecessary Blood Tests (3.2 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

To reduce the amount of unnecessary blood testing for patients on oral methotrexate.
Aiming for a 25% reduction by May 2019


Jasmine Holland - A Wee Project (0.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 8
Aim: Aim

•To half the number of contacts from a selected nursing home due to suspected urinary tract infection.
•To completely eliminate the use of urinalysis as an investigation.
•All patients receive 1st or 2nd line antibiotics as per NICE. Any deviation from this should be based on MSU sensitivities.


Jennifer Gray Northern Trust Poster (2.0 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 132
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Jennifer Murphy - Cardiovascular Risk Assessment In Patients With Gout (1.9 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 9
Aim: Aim

By April 2019, 60% of patients diagnosed with gout will have a cardiovascular risk assessment.


Jill Mackay - Improving The Management Of Gout (2.0 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aims

•To achieve a uric acid level of <400 in 50% patients over the next 6 months
•Annual U+E in 100% of patients
•Annual uric acid in 100% of patients
•Completion of gout template in all patients


John Foster - Reducing Opioid Prescribing In Primary Care (2.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

Reduce the number of patients using greater than 120mg of Morphine equivalent by 20% over a 6 month period.

 

 


John Treacy - Management Of New AF Diagnosis (2.3 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

To increase the adherence to the practice template to 100% within 3 months.
To ensure safe and efficient management of all new AF patients.
Improvement


Jordan Allen - Hyperkalaemia Management In Primary Care (1.0 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

To improve recording and management of patients with Hyperkalemia

 

 


Judith Simpson - Making A Dent In The Opioid Crisis (2.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 7
Aim: Aim

To reduce the prescribing of co-codamol 30/500 by 30% in a cohort of 30 patients in Montalto Medical Centre. This will take place over an 8 month period.


Lai-Yan Li - Prescribing Of Memantine (1.3 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: By June 2019 all patients have been initiated menmantine in Secondary Care will recieve the following bundle of care

100% dement

80% U +E baseline code within 4 weeks of commencing medication

100% correct  prescribed in repeat prescribition

80 % documentation of side effects


Laura Crowley - Hormone Replacement Therapy Annual Review (2.6 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 9
Aim: Aim

To improve Hormone Replacement Therapy prescribing and patient safety by carrying out annual review in 80% of women taking HRT by May 2019


Laura Gibson - Supplementing Change (2.6 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

In the population of patients on supplements in a local NH, the aim was to increase the percentage who have had a appropriate dietetic review by 50% in 6 months.


Laura-Jo Hanna And Drew Carlisle - Click & Easy (2.0 MiB)
Upload Date: 9th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

To increase awareness and usage of the online ‘patient access’ system and app for ordering repeat prescriptions.


Our aim was to increase online orders to 20% by May 2019.


Lipid management tool (7.8 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 95
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Lisa Dixon - Antidepressant Follow Up (1.1 MiB)
Upload Date: 10th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: AIM

80% of patients to be reveiwed by GP within one month of Antidepressant initiation or dose change due to a new episode or first diagnosis of depression.


Louise McIlwaine And Durga Chakravarty - Repeat Scripts - Improving Safety And Efficiency (2.0 MiB)
Upload Date: 10th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

To reduce the number repeat prescription requests via the telephone by 70%.


Lucy Hodkinson - Huddles In Primary Care - Promoting Healthy Team Dynamics (1.9 MiB)
Upload Date: 10th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

To introduce huddle within practice

To improve operational fluency within team

To reduce hierarchy

To promote collective leadership

To promote “joy in work”

To improve patient outcomes


Lyali Banat - Contraception And Amber List Drugs (2.3 MiB)
Upload Date: 10th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

To improve the percentage number of females of child bearing age, on amber list drugs who are using effective contraception to 85% by April 2019.

 


Lynette Nesbitt - Improving The Care Of Patients With Previous Gestational Diabetes (2.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 10th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

To improve care of patients who have had Gestational Diabetes in Pregnancy ensuring that at least 80% of these ladies have an annual HbA1c


Lynsey Woods - Pigmented Skin Lesions (2.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 10th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

To improve accuracy of recording of examination of pigmented skin lesions using NICE ‘Weighted 7 point Checklist’, aiming for 75% of red flag referrals to dermatology for pigmented lesions within the Reid Practice, Bangor Health centre, to have recorded all 7 features of checklist in 3 months time.


Management of low B12 levels (2.2 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 104
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Management of Subclinical Hypothyroidism (2.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 101
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Managing the Newly Diagnosed Patient with Hypertension (2.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 149
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Manus McCaughey - Type 2 Diabetes (1.2 MiB)
Upload Date: 10th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

Make and record a decision regarding Diabetic Drug commencement/escalation /review at
80% of diabetes review consultations where indicators suggest a decision should be made
(also plan suitably timed review)


Michael McQuillan - Thats GOUT To Hurt (1.2 MiB)
Upload Date: 10th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

75% of patients presenting with a suspected or confirmed flare up of gout ( first presentation of reoccurrence ) will be managed based on the current guidelines by May 2019


Michelle Godfrey - Improving Oral Contraceptive Pill Checks (2.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 10th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

•To use a standardised ‘Pill Check’ proforma to ensure all essential criteria documented & also to prompt reminder for LARC & STI discussion.

•To make a user friendly proforma on EMIS WEB, based on FSRH UKMEC criteria

•Aim for all oral contraceptive pill checks (COCP & POP) to be coded as ‘Pill Check’ & aim for 80% compliance of documenting outlined criteria


Monitoring HbA1c levels in those with a previous diagnosis of gestational diabetes (3.2 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 98
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Neil Anderson - Self Referral Maternity Services (3.0 MiB)
Upload Date: 10th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

To improve awareness amongst the practice population of the option of self referral to maternity services.

Aiming to reduce face to face appointments with GP’s in routine ante-natal referrals by 75%.

Try to ensure continued safe practice even if using self referral.


New CKD 3 Education and CV Risk Reduction (2.6 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 0
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Nitrofurantoin in Elderly Patients with Reduced Renal Function (3.0 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 81
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NOAC Awareness (4.1 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 134
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Oliver PLunkett - Improving AF Detection (0.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 10th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

To improve the practice of ‘pulse checking’ by 50%, for those patients ≥ 65 years with Hypertension


Pathway for Suspected UTIs in Patients Over 65 in Nursing or Residential Homes (6.0 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 200
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Patrick Winiger - Management Of Patients Over 75yrs On Aspirin Therapy (0.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 10th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

To improve the number of patients over the age of 75yrs taking aspirin being co-prescribed a PPI in practice.


Personalising management of type 2 diabetes for elderly patients (1.3 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 98
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Peter Doherty - Minimising Trimethoprin Usage In Patients Prescribed Methotrexate (2.6 MiB)
Upload Date: 10th December 2019 Downloads: 7
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Aim To review how many patients currently on Methotrexate had been prescribed Trimethoprim in the past 6 months

To raise awareness of the interaction between the two medications

To reduce co-prescribing events to zero and adhere to NI Medicines Governance “Medication Safety Today” Alert 2015*


Peter Farnon And Shazia Masood - The Milky Way (2.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 10th December 2019 Downloads: 6
Aim: Aim

To ensure correct prescription of hydrolysed milk in patients with Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy within the practice – our aim is to achieve 90% correct prescription within a three month period.


Prescription of Emergency Contraception (2.6 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 166
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PSA: Appropriate management or not (2.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 142
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QUIP-%E2%80%93-Western-%E2%80%93-Lynsey-Adams-2017 (1.6 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 0
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R Caffrey And M Cronin - Revisiting The Postnatal Visit (3.9 MiB)
Upload Date: 10th December 2019 Downloads: 7
Aim: Aim

80% of all women attending their postnatal visit will have this new postnatal bundle completed,within the next six months


Raised Blood Pressure Monitoring (2.9 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 147
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Raising standards in blood monitoring of the Novel Oral Anticoagulants (NOACs) (2.8 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 78
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Recording of a key data set in COCP prescribing (2.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 151
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Reducing "missing script" requests to improve practice efficiency (2.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 129
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Reducing cardiovascular risk in patients with gout (2.6 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 87
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Reducing the antibiotic prescribing in nursing home patients with asymptomatic bacteriuria (2.8 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 84
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Reducing “missing script” requests to improve practice efficiency. (2.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 134
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Safe and Effective prescribing of the combined contraceptive pill (2.1 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 125
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Taking control of your diabetes (2.4 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 142
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The Management of Osteoporosis (2.5 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 143
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The Pill - On time and up-to-date? (2.6 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 155
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To imporve the management of anticoagulation for patients with atrial fibrillation (1.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 117
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To Improve postnatal follow up of patients with gestational diabetes (1.2 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 140
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To improve the monitoring of ADHD medication in Woodbrooke Medical Practice (2.7 MiB)
Upload Date: 26th March 2019 Downloads: 104
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Too much pee!! (2.1 MiB)
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