NHS Hack Day: An If This Then That for Health

Keith Grimes is a GP at a walk in centre in Eastbourne. His commissioning group identified that people were going to Accident and Emergency when there were appointments available at their surgery. Keith and his fellow group members have come together at the NHS Hack Day to create Gwyb. The name comes from ‘gwybodaeth’, which […]

NHS Hack Day: Data Visualisation

It’s been a packed first session at the NHS Hack Day. The pitches have taken place, and people have chosen where to put their energy and efforts. The hard work has begun. I’ve caught up with Martin Chorley, who’s a lecturer at the School of Computer Science and Informatics at Cardiff University. The group working […]

NHS Hack Day: Coffee, Apps and Vision

It’s day 2 of the NHS hackday, and I’ve just been chatting to Peter Davies, who is a Consultant in Diabetes in Sandwell and West Birmingham, over a couple of large cups of coffee. Peter made the trip to Cardiff just to be involved in the event. It was fascinating to hear Peter talk about […]

NHS Hack Day: QR Codes, Cycle Helmets and Hard Work

A day into NHS Hack Day and I’ve already started to see some solutions offered to everyday problems that the NHS faces. As someone who cycles into work, I was enthusiastic about the pitch that looked at sticking QR codes on cycle helmets so that hospital staff can access basic medical details and information on […]

Cardiff NHS Hackday #nhshd Live! Here’s a taster. | What’s the PONT

Blogbost gan Tanwen Grover, Swyddog Cyfnewidfa Arfer Da Swyddfa Archwilio Cymru gyda blas o beth wnaeth cymryd lle yn Niwrnod Hacio’r GIG yng Nghaerdydd.  Tanwen Grover, Officer at the Good Practice Exchange at the Wales Audit Office gives a flavour of what’s taking place at the NHS Hack Day in Cardiff. Cardiff NHS Hackday #nhshd […]

Better Learning from Quality Improvement Audits. NHS Hackday Cardiff #nhshd | What’s the PONT

Blog da gan Chris Bolton, Rheolwr Cyfnewidfa Arfer Da Swyddfa Archwilio Cymru ar Ddysgu Gwell o Archwiliadau Gwella Ansawdd yn Niwrnod Hacio’r GIG yng Nghaerdydd. Chris Bolton, Manager of the Good Practice Exchange at the Wales Audit Office blogs Better Learning from Quality Improvement Audits at the NHS Hackday in Cardiff. Better Learning from Quality Improvement Audits. […]

NHS Hackday Cardiff #nhshd. Medical Student Work Based Placement Assessment Records

Blog da gan Chris Bolton, Rheolwr Cyfnewidfa Arfer Da Swyddfa Archwilio Cymru ar Gofnodion Asesu Lleoliad ar gyfer Gwaith i Fyfyriwr Meddygol.  Chris Bolton, Manager of the Good Practice Exchange at the Wales Audit Office blogs on Medical Student Work Based Placement Assessment Records. NHS Hackday Cardiff #nhshd. Medical Student Work Based Placement Assessment Records.

Innovative audit: Learning and sharing with the Netherlands Court of Audit

Darllenwch y flogbost yn Gymraeg What can the Wales Audit Office learn from the Netherlands Court of Audit’s approach to innovation? Dyfrig Williams visited The Hague to see how they work and to share the work of the Good Practice Exchange. In May I had the opportunity to visit the Netherlands Court of Audit to […]

Diwrnod Hacio’r GIG: ‘If This Then That’ ar gyfer y gwasanaeth iechyd

Mae Keith Grimes yn feddyg teulu mewn canolfan ‘galw i mewn’ yn Eastbourne. Nododd ei grŵp comisiynu bod pobl yn mynd i adran Damweiniau ac Achosion Brys yr ysbyty lleol pan oedd apwyntiadau ar gael yn eu meddygfa. Mae Keith a chyd-aelodau ei grŵp wedi dod at ei gilydd yn Niwrnod Hacio’r GIG i greu […]