To operate or not to operate? Prioritising your surgical waiting list

2020-06-26T11:39:24+00:00

To operate or not to operate?  Prioritising your surgical waiting list The impact of coronavirus is now embedded into our ways of working and how we deliver healthcare services.  As trusts continue to manage the reducing number of cases, the focus is now on reinforcing cancer and urgent surgery and [...]

To operate or not to operate? Prioritising your surgical waiting list2020-06-26T11:39:24+00:00

How advice and guidance can kickstart the elective recovery

2020-06-12T16:16:58+00:00

How advice and guidance can kickstart the elective recovery There is no doubt that COVID-19 has resulted in further challenges in elective demand and in this paper we propose proven ways to kick start the elective recovery. Prior to COVID-19, NHS waiting lists sat at a 10 year high with [...]

How advice and guidance can kickstart the elective recovery2020-06-12T16:16:58+00:00

Elective Care: The Road to Recovery

2020-06-02T16:06:16+00:00

Elective Care: The Road to Recovery Prior to the advent of COVID-19, NHS waiting lists sat at a 10 year high with 4.4 million people waiting for elective care. Over 16% had waited more than 18 weeks and 1,613 people had waited over 52 weeks. Historically, outpatients represent 85% of all UK hospital-based activity - excluding A&E.   From April this year, NHS England required hospitals to postpone non-urgent elective care with a massive re-deployment of staff and beds taking place to increase [...]

Elective Care: The Road to Recovery2020-06-02T16:06:16+00:00

Attain provide pro-bono service to assess COVID-19 Staff ‘At Risk’

2020-06-03T11:41:46+00:00

Assessing COVID-19 Staff who are ‘At Risk’ Attain offer our staff assessment service pro-bono Attain, the UK’s largest independent health advisory and delivery organisation, are extending the roll-out of a pro-bono service to hospitals to provide an assessment of staff ‘at risk’ during the COVID-19 pandemic. During the pandemic many [...]

Attain provide pro-bono service to assess COVID-19 Staff ‘At Risk’2020-06-03T11:41:46+00:00

Attain and SIMUL8 launch free COVID-19 ICU Preparation Simulation

2020-05-20T11:15:37+00:00

COVID-19 ICU Preparation Simulation Attain and SIMUL8 launch free Attain, the UK’s largest independent health advisory and delivery organisation, have teamed up with leading software developers SIMUL8 to provide a free COVID-19 ICU preparation simulation. The COVID-19 ICU preparation simulation, which can be downloaded here from SIMUL8, is designed to [...]

Attain and SIMUL8 launch free COVID-19 ICU Preparation Simulation2020-05-20T11:15:37+00:00

Patient flow challenges in the NHS

2019-10-31T15:43:12+00:00

Patient flow challenges in the NHS We recently partnered with Draper & Dash on their Executive Patient Flow summit which took place in London on 4 October. The focus of the event was patient transformation, promoting system integration, cost improvement initiatives and the value of technology. The event was attended [...]

Patient flow challenges in the NHS2019-10-31T15:43:12+00:00

Acute Service Change: Engaging Patients and the Public

2019-10-01T15:25:16+00:00

Acute Service Change: Engaging Patients and the Public Acute hospital service reviews are being undertaken throughout the country with the aim of delivering significant improvements to quality of care, patient safety and efficiency.  This, along with more sustainable workforce and infrastructure, should be seen as positive by patients and service [...]

Acute Service Change: Engaging Patients and the Public2019-10-01T15:25:16+00:00

Workforce in the NHS: addressing complex challenges

2019-07-26T10:05:31+00:00

Workforce in the NHS: addressing complex challenges Workforce is finally in the spotlight – but for all the wrong reasons. As the complexity of England’s health and care needs continues to increase so do the workforce challenges facing our health and care system. In a climate of growing [...]

Workforce in the NHS: addressing complex challenges2019-07-26T10:05:31+00:00