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Reducing the number of incoming telephone callsLockside Medical Centre, a practice in Greater Manchester share their experience in a short case study video of undertaking a quality improvement project on reducing the number of incoming phone calls to their practice.
Improving Processes in Salford GP PracticesPractices Improving Processes in Salford, otherwise known as PIPS, was a Breakthrough Series (BTS) Collaborative designed to improve efficiency in eight Salford GP practices with a view to share learning across Salford by using Quality Improvement (QI) methodologies.
Reducing harm to patients taking high risk drugs in SalfordPractices Improving the Safety of Medicines in Salford, otherwise known as PrISMS, was a Breakthrough Series Collaborative designed to improve medication safety in 8 Salford GP practices with a view to scale up across all GP practices in Salford.
Social prescribing – The Alvanley WaySocial prescribing and having conversations with patients about what matters to them has enabled the practice to reduce its GP workload from 15 to 12 patients per session as well as benefiting the local community and staff morale.
Using 5S in the consulting roomWe took part in a session based on ‘5S principles’ and applied this philosophy to help us organise our consulting rooms and administrative areas into leaner, cleaner and more efficient places in which to work.
Reducing strong opiate prescribingFollowing a general rise in prescribing within our practice, this improvement work achieved a reduction in the number of prescriptions for strong opiate medication, drugs of the equivalent strength of codeine 30mg or above, issued per month at Lockside Medical Centre.
Haxby PROACTIVE projectHaxby Prospective Review Of Patient ACcess, Time Management and Workload to ImproVe Efficiency (PROACTIVE) project will have three overarching themes: Patient Care, Sustainability and Collaboration. These themes will be visible in all work streams and changes that are developed.
Quality Improvement in Haxby Group Primary Care Vasectomy ServiceHaxby Group Practice has offered vasectomies to patients registered in GP practices in North Yorkshire for the past decade and has now carried out over 3000 procedures in an out of hospital setting. As a result, this has shifted and consolidated the provision of this service locally to Primary care.