Tag Archives: Institute for Innovation and Improvement

NHS Improving Quality (NHS IQ)

Summary NHS Improving Quality (NHS IQ) was established on April 1st 2013. NHS IQ is the driving force for improvement across the NHS in England, and is hosted by NHS England. NHS IQ is an improvement organisation geared to the needs and challenges of … Continue reading

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D:Kit Self-Assessment Resource Pack (DAA’s Right Care Call to Action to Create Dementia-Friendly Hospitals)

Summary The D:Kit Self-Assessment resource has been compiled using a comprehensive and up-to-date collection of resources in order to support acute hospitals in meeting the Dementia Action Alliance (DAA)‘s Right Care Call to Action to Create Dementia-Friendly Hospitals. It reflects the National CQUIN for … Continue reading

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Who’s Who in Dementia Care: Cognitive Map (NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement)

Summary The NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement has created an online cognitive map of the field of dementia care in the UK. It provides information about the roles and functions of the different “players” involved in dementia care. This … Continue reading

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Spread and Adoption Tool (NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement)

Summary The NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement’s Spread and Adoption Tool is a web-based interactive self-assessment facility, with linked resources and learning materials. It is intended to help with the “challenges of spread and adoption”. Main section headings include: … Continue reading

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Right Care (Invitation Letter): Creating Dementia-Friendly Hospitals (Dementia Action Alliance)

Summary The Dementia Action Alliance (DAA), in partnership with the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement has distributed this letter inviting leaders of NHS acute trusts to sign up to “The Right Care: a call to action to improve the … Continue reading

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The Right Care: Improving Care for People with Dementia (Department of Health / NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement / Dementia Action Alliance)

[A version of this item features in Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust), Volume 3 Issue 4, November 2012]. Summary The NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement, in partnership with the Dementia Action Alliance, is launching a … Continue reading

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Engagement Cycle Updated (NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 2, September 2012]. Summary The NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement have updated their online “Engagement Cycle” resource for commissioners who need understand how … Continue reading

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