Summary for 2015

13 December 2017


On 22 November a launch event was held in London to celebrate a further eleven innovations joining the NHS Innovation Accelerator (NIA). Now in its third year, the NIA has supported the uptake and spread of 25 high-impact, evidence-based innovations across 799 NHS organisations. Representatives from NHS England and the A...

4 December 2017


Last week NEJM Catalyst featured an article by UCLPartners HR Director, Rebecca Graham, describing UCLPartners unique approach to leadership recruitment. As a fosterer of partnerships, UCLPartners needs leaders that are not only experts in their field but also those that are emotionally intelligent, good listeners and st...

1 December 2017


UCLPartners welcomes this week's release of an independent review by David Connell of SBRI Healthcare, the NHS England funded programme, recognising the critical role to the success of the programme played by 15 Academic Health Science Networks (AHSNs). The independent review titled “Leveraging public procurement to gr...

1 December 2017


Since early 2017 UCLPartners have been working with Redbridge Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) delivering Quality Improvement (QI) collaboratives to upskill primary care staff, build capability and increase capacity in the borough. Redbridge, like other east London areas, faces the challenges of an ageing GP work...

29 November 2017


UCLPartners has selected 12 individuals to become the first cohort of the Aspiring Improvers programme. The participants come from across north central and east London and Essex, and have a wide range of backgrounds; from acute care to mental health, nursing staff and junior doctors, to project support and pharmacy. The ...

28 November 2017


UCLPartners' innovative educational materials have been developed as a resource for facilitators to teach End of Life Care (EOLC) to non-specialist staff across all health and care settings. The materials aim to increase staff confidence across areas including recognition, communication and physical care, for those...

24 November 2017


This blog was written for UCLPartners by Dr Matthew Snowsill, Emergency Medicine Registrar I must say what a result it was when my paediatric consultant (during a conversation about our hospital’s sepsis practice) said that she was attending the UCLPartners Paediatric Sepsis Network’s first session and had a spare tick...