Care Settings

Waiting List Validation (Accurx)

| 10 months ago

Waiting List Validation System (Accurx) The University Hospitals of Leicester (UHL) has successfully validated its RTT waiting list using the Accurx platform, resulting in significant...


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Cardiac Remote Monitoring (CRM) Spend to save scheme

| 11 months ago

Cardiac Remote Monitoring (CRM) – spend to save scheme In 2021/22, the University Hospitals of Leicester collaborated with NHS Supply Chain to create a compelling...


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Cell Salvage

| 11 months ago

Intraoperative Cell Salvage (ICS) has been carried out within the Trust for several years. Developing the service further. Better patient safety – nil adverse reaction...


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Reduction in Independent Sector

| 11 months ago

This potential scheme would bring activity back in-house reducing use of Independent Sector. To increase usage of substantive staff across various services to reduce the...


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Electronic records and patient communications

| 1 Comment(s) | 11 months ago

Idea only EPR in maternity Pathology reports – no paper all digital


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Peer activity cost review (Pacemakers)

| 11 months ago

Costings deep dive of average episode cost at HRG level compared to peer Trusts. Identified overspend per product on pacemakers £60k annual saving, plus £64k...


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Temporary staffing reduction: sickness, supporting roles, rostering improvements and rota co-ordinators

| 11 months ago

Idea only New Chief Nurse BC concept of central staff deployment in groups rather than individual wards


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Community dressings

| 1 Comment(s) | 11 months ago

Gain share split Review of dressing formulary and stock management. Trial running at single Community site; plan to expand to further sites. £19k (gain share...


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Remanufactured devices as new (Vanguard)

| 2 Comment(s) | 11 months ago

Switching single use Harmonic scalpels to remanufactured devices. £8 revenue per used device sold, £200 saving per item bought (50% now bought as remanufactured; Trust...


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Discharge letter audit (medicine)

| 11 months ago

Introduction The audit was conducted by University Hospital of North Midlands (UHNM) National Health Service (NHS) Digital Approved Clinical Coding Auditor. It was commissioned by...


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