qualityandsafety

A debate on quality and safety in healthcare

A year of research in a blog.

From my blog activity, which has been pretty poor, you wouldn’t think I’d have a lot to report; but indeed I have. So much has been going on this past … Continue reading

December 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

HIV testing: inreasing testing and improving earlier diagnosis

For the past year or so I have been working Coventry City Council, Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Partnership Trust and Travel Klinix to develop accessible and acceptable HIV testing programmes. … Continue reading

December 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Safer Care Conference 2014!

So my first conference held on June 26th at Birmingham City University appears to have been a success. With over 60 delegates from local health and social care providers attending, … Continue reading

September 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

The countdown begins!

In approximately 48 hours I will know whether or not that last 5 years of hard work, blood sweat and tears have culminated in a PhD (or more likely, a … Continue reading

June 10, 2014 · 3 Comments

The last push to the end!

Yesterday marked 6 weeks until the end of my registration at the University of Warwick; or in other words, the deadline to submit my doctoral thesis. After 4.5 years, this … Continue reading

February 11, 2014 · 1 Comment

Are nursing workload tools in the community effective?

It seems a day doesn’t go by when there isn’t a call to implement mandatory staffing levels. Indeed, there is evidence to suggest that low nurse staffing levels contributes to … Continue reading

August 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Perspectives in the nursing home – the start of the journey

Yesterday, Qiming and I travelled to the nursing home that has kindly granted us access to conduct some research for Qiming’s Master’s project. This research is similar to that of … Continue reading

July 20, 2013 · Leave a comment