RCPCH Annual Conference QI Stream: Thursday 15 March


08:00-08:55 - What's the hook for becoming involved in Quality Improvement: Dr Daljit Hothi, Great Ormond Street Hospital


10:50-11.55 - Improving at Scale: How Working Collaboratively Can Make a Tangible Different to Patients: Dr Dominique Allwood, the Health Foundation (keynote speaker), Dr Neil Hopper, Dr Leslie Peers, Dr Alice Roueche, Dr Melanie Iles  


11:55-15:15 - Quality Improvement Symposia:


Opening keynote: Jennifer Rodgers, Glasgow Children's Hospital


Abstract presentations:

  • Upload at home: A step towards autonomy for patients with diabetes - Dr Sunil Goyal, ID156 
  • Rapid Cycle Audit - Embedding Multidisciplinary Quality Improvement in the Children's 
  • Emergency Department - Dr David James, ID452 
  • Improving the quality of paediatric prescribing on a general paediatric ward - Dr Karnika Raja, ID634 
  • Get SET for Labour Ward. Optimising temperature management in preterm infants (<32 weeks gestation) - Dr Maria Duggan, ID657 
  • Reducing prescribing errors: making electronic prescribing work for our children with cystic fibrosis, with multi-discipline collaboration - Dr Emma Vittery, ID660 
  • New models of care for children: testing integrating primary and secondary care clinics - Mr Richard Goodwin, ID685 
  • Augmenting the Safety Netting Process & Reducing Unnecessary Re-Presentations - A Quality Improvement Project - Dr Sebastian Gray, ID695 
  • Departmental induction less mandatory and more opportunity - Dr Victoria Leith, ID733

Closing keynote: Dr Peter Lachman, Chief Executive Officer, ISQua

See the full Conference programme

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