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We are always keen to showcase our members' work and help share ideas, solutions and good practice across our membership and wider health and care sector. 

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Social prescribing and health and well-being

Wales

22 / 6 / 2017 2.56pm

This briefing produced by the Welsh NHS Confederation sets out the important role that social prescribing has on the health and well-being of the population.

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On an average day in NHS Wales

Wales

22 / 6 / 2017 2.51pm

The Welsh NHS Confederation has produced a factsheet highlighting some key figures about the number of people who access a range of NHS services every day.

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Thanet Health Community Interest Company Primary Care Home: Reducing hospital admissions through proactive care planning and integrated working

15 / 6 / 2017 12.06am

There was a collective realisation that the status quo was unsustainable for patients and staff. Health and social care organisations realised that they needed to come together to pool resources on a voluntary basis to start building an integrated, accountable care organisation to improve care for frail elderly people and reduce demand.

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Healthy East Grinstead Partnership Primary Care Home: Enhancing primary care with faster access to services

14 / 6 / 2017 11.57pm

East Grinstead’s four GP practices had been struggling to recruit and cope with demand, treating a population that was living longer with long-term conditions. They wanted to build on the strength of general practice.

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Beacon Medical Group Primary Care Home: Transforming patient care and local services

14 / 6 / 2017 11.46pm

The Beacon Medical Group in Plymouth, a large practice with 24 GPs across five sites, was frustrated with the fragmentation and dilution of local services, and the increasingly distant relationships with other health and care agents

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Lincolnshire Community Health Services NHS Trust: Integrating urgent care services across organisational boundaries

14 / 6 / 2017 11.33pm

There was a need for a multi-organisational approach to reduce unnecessary practitioner home visits, A&E attendances, emergency admissions, ambulance transportations, and to improve and integrate community care and a scarce and valued GP and practitioner workforce.

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West of England Academic Health Science Network: Bridging the innovation gap

14 / 6 / 2017 11.22pm

The Healthcare Innovation Programme (HIP) aims to bridge the innovation gap by ensuring healthcare innovators start on the right track, understand their market place and can therefore successfully bring their innovations to market faster for the benefit of patients.

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Hounslow and Richmond Community Healthcare NHS Trust: Reducing length of stay

14 / 6 / 2017 11.11pm

In the winter of 2016, increased demand for step- down beds from acute hospitals put strain on the community inpatient rehab unit’s capacity. Pressure to flex the admission criteria produced clinical and quality issues, ultimately resulting in a poor Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating.

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East Midlands Academic Health Science Network: Improving performance on complex workplace tasks

14 / 6 / 2017 10.53pm

EPIFFANY (Effective Performance Insight for the Future) – is an ‘insight and awareness raising' approach to educating healthcare professionals such as junior doctors. The approach leads to a large improvement in performance on complex workplace tasks, such as prescribing complex medicines.

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West of England Academic Health Science Network: Preventing strokes among patients with atrial fibrillation

14 / 6 / 2017 10.43pm

The West of England Academic Health Science Network developed the Don’t Wait to Anticoagulate project (DWAC), in collaboration with Bayer, to help prevent strokes among patients with atrial fibrillation.

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