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A special Wales edition of the Journal of Integrated care – so what?!!!

How can we better integrate health and social care? Stewart Greenwell of ADSS (Association of Directors of Social Services) Cymru shares the lessons from the Wales edition of the Journal of Integrated care. I guess that writing about what you do is common practice in most professional arena, but normally it is for a very limited audience – the employer, sometimes even service users so that they can see what a professional worker is explaining what they saw, what they did and what they intend to do. Writing for an academic journal is… Read more A special Wales edition of the Journal of Integrated care – so what?!!!

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board / Bwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol Aneurin Bevan

Improving GP Care by Aligning Evidence, QI Methodology, IT and Contracts: A New Model for Wales

In the latest All Wales Continuous Improvement Community Awards blogpost, Dr Alastair Roeves of Aneurin Bevan University Health Board tells us how they made the most of resources at their… Read more Improving GP Care by Aligning Evidence, QI Methodology, IT and Contracts: A New Model for Wales

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 means ‘information’in Welsh. It aims is to be an ‘If This Then That’ (which can start a range of actions based on something that you do online) for medical or social care. It’s principally a… Read more NHS Hack Day: An If This Then That for Health

Grŵp Dr. Keith Grimes / Dr. Keith Grimes' group

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

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 on his pitch includes students of Computational Journalism, who are looking to make health statistics and data easier to find, view and understand for different areas. The data will be displayed on a map of… Read more NHS Hack Day: Data Visualisation

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