All QI projects are listed in chronological order by Trust and will be held here for 12 months.  They will then be archived. 

ROYAL UNITED HOSPITALS NHS TRUST
QI Project Lead Author(s) Other Participants Date Started Date Completed Organisation Location
'Survive On-Call' iPhone Application to host the Trusts telephone directory and Clinical Guidelines directory Robert Penders   13/10/2015 Ongoing Royal United Hospitals NHS Trust Bath
             

 

DEVON PARTNERSHIP NHS TRUST

QI Project

Lead Author(s) Other Participants Date Started Date Completed Organisation Location
Summary sheets for a faster safer patient handover

Lauren Rodgers

Maddie De Vicq

Anna Longshaw

Natalie Geoghegan

Katharine Whitehurst

Rachel Evans

Philippa Smith

Jessica Trounce 12/05/2017 Ongoing Devon Partnership NHS Trust ?

 

NORTHERN DEVON HEALTHCARE NHS TRUST
QI Project Lead Author(s) Other Participants Date Started Date Completed Organisation Location
                                      Warfarin Prescribing                              Nadine Dyar   07/04/2016 Ongoing Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust North Devon District Hospital
Gentamicin Prescribing Protocol   Ollie Shaw

Sasha Carter

Robert Adams 

14/03/2016   Ongoing  Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust North Devon District Hospital 

 

PLYMOUTH HOSPITALS NHS TRUST
QI Project Lead Author(s) Other Participants Date Started Date Completed Organisation Location
Are we following up non-operatively managed distal radial fractures appropriately? 

Edward Matthews

N. Patel

  24/05/2017  Ongoing   Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust Derriford Hospital 

Rates of Day-case vs. inpatient tonsillectomy in children

Mihiar S Atfeh

James Rainsbury 28/09/2016 Ongoing Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust Derriford Hospital

T&O post-operative instructions - are they complete and accurate?

Maria Popescu

  21/05/2016  Ongoing  Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust  Derriford Hospital
Non-accidental injury (NAI) in fracture clinic: think about it, document it.

Emily Mounsey

Edward Matthews

  14/05/2016 Ongoing Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust Derriford Hospital
Venous Thromboembolism in Adult patients: Risk Assessment Oluwatosin Akinbobuyi

Huw Roswell

Tim Nokes

12/04/2016 Ongoing Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust Derriford Hospital
Starvation time in MRCP in-patients James Wright

Frances Hannon

12/01/2016 Ongoing Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust Derriford Hospital
'Time to clear and appropriate management decision in unconscious patients with suspected spinal cord injury' Carla O'Hagan

Jess Welbourne

30/11/2015 Ongoing Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust Derriford Hospital-Critical Care
Management of suspected neutropaenic sepsis in MAU – how good are we at delivering antibiotics within 1 hour of arrival? Sophie Johns

Agatha Pettengell

Matt Whitehouse

12/08/2015 Ongoing Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust Derriford Hospital
Are patients prepared for their Renal outpatient appointments? Richard Powell   18/06/2015 Ongoing Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust Derriford Hospital
Are Treatment Escalation Plan (TEP) forms adequately completed on the Surgical Assessment Unit?

Charlotte Hitchins

Lillian Reza

  17/03/2015 Ongoing Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust Derriford Hospital
Investigating and improving the Derriford Hospital referral system between specialties

Sophie Westland

Peter Collett

Paul Jenkins

12/03/2015 Ongoing Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust Derriford Hospital
Surgeon’s preoperative checklist 

Sophie Ibbetson

Thomas Roe 

 

04/03/2015   Ongoing Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust  Derriford Hospital 

 

ROYAL DEVON & EXETER NHS FOUNDATION TRUST
QI Project Title Lead Author(s)    Other     Participants    Date Started Date Completed Organisation Location
Lost time and lost patients: a new approach to the patient list

Sam Lawday

Sam Scotcher

Aimee Westwood

Anna Uzzell

Felix May

Vincent Simpson

Ciaran Doherty

Rachel Menon

Stephanie Murdock

Sarah Dean

Emma Shephard 06/05/2017 Ongoing QI Academy Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital
Equipment standardisation 

Tom Cutts

Connor Martin

Lydia Silvester

Tom Smith

Jenny Sterry

John Park

Robert Kimmitt

Jiong Wu

Jessica Scott 06/05/2017 Ongoing QI Academy Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital
ePIFFany@EXETER: Pharmacist-led video-based feedback to improve junior doctors’ prescribing

Mr Odran Farrell MRPharmS

Professor Karen Mattick

Rob Bethune

  20/03/2017 Ongoing QI Academy Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital
The use of SBAR to improve telephone handover

Beth Wright

Darren Stubbs

Elaine Campbell

Jennifer Reid

Jessica Scott

Mhairi McNeill

Miriam Poulsom

Rob Bethune

10/03/2016 Ongoing QI Academy Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital
Improving weekend surgical handover

Chinthaka Wijesurendere

Nicholas Lyons

Andrew King

Charlotte Beresford

Ben Norris/

18/06/2015 Ongoing QI Academy Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital
Improving the Emergency Department (ED) TTO process 

Cat Hill

  24/03/2015  Ongoing  QI Academy  Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital 
Group and Save sample traffic lights - a simple intervention improving patient safety

Katharine Meikle

 Henry Corner

Lawrie Kidd

24/03/2015 Ongoing QI Academy Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital
A review of the assessment and management of inpatient falls.

Eleanor Nelson

Patrick Reynolds 07/02/2015 Ongoing QI Academy Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital
Improving the documentation of surgical drain output

Nicholas Lyons

Paul Heron

  03/02/2015 Ongoing QI Academy Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital
 Discharge Summaries Charlotte Beresford    03/02/2015 Ongoing   QI Academy Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital 
 Optimising preoperative patient information and informed consent for common urological emergencies Eleanor Zimmerman   Thomas Dutton 03/02/2015  Ongoing   QI Academy Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital 
Implementation of a post-operative proforma on Wynard ward  

Rebecca Langley

  03/02/2015 Ongoing QI Academy Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital
Improving the efficacy, safety and accountability of outstanding jobs and tasks at the point of patient discharge at the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust paediatric department.

Maria Garcia

  03/02/2015 Ongoing QI Academy Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital

 

TORBAY & SOUTH DEVON NHS FOUNDATION TRUST
QI Project Title Lead Author(s)    Other   Participants    Date Started Date Completed Organisation Location
Rationalising anti-emetic dispensation in gastroenterology

Keith Pohl

Andrea Magides

Jane Pyle

Joanne Watson

14/09/2017 Ongoing iTorch Torbay Hospital
Safe sedation in the Emergency Department

Fraser Gould

  13/10/2015 Ongoing iTorch Torbay Hospital

 

ROYAL CORNWALL HOSPITALS NHS TRUST
QI Project Title Lead Author(s)    Other     Participants    Date Started Date Completed Organisation Location

Serious Incidents Involving Junior Doctors

Tracey Grey

  23/05/2016 Completed  Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust Treliske Hospital 

Can’t Sim, Won’t Sim - simulation in obstetrics: perceived barriers to participation by  multidisciplinary teams

Chris Pritchett

Zoe Nelson

Aylur Rajasri

Treena Figg

23/05/2016  Ongoing   Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust Treliske Hospital