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  • Virtual Workshop Q All-Ireland COVID-19 Learning. EVENT FULL.

     THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL. WAITING LIST IS IN OPERATION Join our virtual workshop Q All-Ireland COVID-19 Learning: Visioning for the Future Join us on Wednesday 26th August for an All-Ireland workshop on rapid learning and improvement during COVID-19: Visioning for the Future. Q and the Health Foundation will be delivering this workshop in partnership with Health ...
  • HSCQI Hub Update

    HSCQI Hub Update We hope you and your family are keeping well in these unprecedented times for wider society, our Health and Social Care System and the people who depend on it.  The HSCQI Hub team members are diverting most of their attentions to supporting frontline clinical work and the wider public health functions of the Public ...
  • Quality Improvement Awards 2019 Winners

    Quality Improvement Awards 2019 Winners                                 The winners of the HSC Quality Improvement Awards 2019 (previously the Safety Forum Awards) awards were revealed at a celebration event in Riddell Hall, Queen’s University earlier this month.  These annual awards celebrate and recognise the innovative and excellent QI work going on across health and social care in the ...
  • HSCQI showcases quality and innovation to visiting European health experts

    HSCQI showcases quality and innovation to visiting European health experts The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) is a global organisation that uses improvement science to advance and sustain better outcomes in health across the world. Last month the Health and Social Care Quality Improvement Network (HSCQI) in Northern Ireland hosted a European IHI Conference in Belfast ...
  • The Power of Stories: Joint QI Conference in Dublin

    The Power of Stories HSE Schwartz Rounds generate a sense of community, improving teamwork and personal practice and Q community launched in Ireland   On Tuesday, 18 February members of the HSCQI travelled to Dublin to take part in the HSE’s second Schwartz Rounds and Quality Improvement (QI) conference in Dublin Castle, the HSE. The Conference marked four ...
  • GPs collaborating to improve urinary tract (UTI) infection antimicrobial stewardship in nursing homes

    GPs collaborating to improve urinary tract (UTI) infection antimicrobial stewardship in nursing homes                           Northern Ireland has the highest use of antimicrobials per person in United Kingdom. Major regional work is now underway to improve urinary tract (UTI) infection antimicrobial stewardship in nursing homes in the Northern Trust area. The work in this important sector ...
  • Southeastern Trust and Belfast Trust Sepsis Learning Event asks ‘Could it Sepsis?’

    Southeastern Trust and Belfast Trust Sepsis Learning Event asks ‘Could it Sepsis?’  Sepsis is a term which describes the most severe form of infection and is potentially fully treatable in a number of cases. Major regional improvement work is now underway to identify sepsis earlier and more consistently and to administer appropriate antibiotics swiftly. Healthcare staff ...
  • Altnagelvin Sepsis Learning Event asks ‘Could it Sepsis?’

    Altnagelvin Sepsis Learning Event asks ‘Could it Sepsis?’ Western Trust staff with Dr Mark Roberts Clinical Director, Improvement Hub for HSCQI  at the Sepsis Learning Event in Altnagelvin ’  Sepsis is a term which describes the most severe form of infection and is potentially fully treatable in a number of cases. Major regional improvement work is now ...
  • Regional Scale Up progress

    Regional Scale Up Event highlights progress Around 80 staff from across the HSC came together on Friday 22 November at the Regional HSCQI Scale Up event. The project leads for each of the four regional scale up work areas highlighted the significant progress made to date, Speaking at the event the Director of HSCQI, Dr ...
  • Register Now, People Make Change Happen @Dublin Castle 18 Feb

    REGISTER NOW! As it is expected that there will be significant interest in the conference, places will be allocated on a first come first served basis.  Please register your interest by clicking on the following link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/AllIreConf2020HSCQI We are delighted to open registration for the All Ireland Schwartz Rounds and QI Conference – People Make Change ...