Recurrent

Switch to cheaper Biosimilars e.g. Lucentis to Ongavia & Avastin

| 1 year ago

Administering 30-35 Avastin injections per month (to patients who meet the NICE wAMD criteria for Lucentis) versus ~200 Lucentis injections Saving of £140k last financial...


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The Apprentice

| 1 year ago

Goal: To identify financial improvement opportunities shared by participants and also offer the potential  for training and career development for staff. Delivery of business ideas/efficiencies...


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Reduction in Independent Sector

| 1 year 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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TREVs – trust electric vehicles

| 1 Comment(s) | 1 year ago

Trust EVs for intra-site travel saving potentially £500k, 1.5 million unnecessary miles and 450m CuM of CO2 emissions Capital/PSDCS funding. Savings and reduced CO2 Conservative...


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Electronic records and patient communications

| 1 Comment(s) | 1 year ago

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


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Robotic process automation

| 1 year ago

Idea only To help resolve staffing issues


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Peer activity cost review (Pacemakers)

| 1 year 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

| 1 year ago

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


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Community dressings

| 2 Comment(s) | 1 year 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)

| 4 Comment(s) | 1 year 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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