NHS Wales Awards shor tlist revealed.
The finalists represent examples of diverse and innovative work to improve patient care across Wales.
The winners will be announced on July 4. * Citizens at the centre of service re-design and delivery: Cwm Taf Health Board - an autism guide for parents; Cardiff and Vale University Health Board - promoting best practice and meaningful service user participation in health professional training; Aneurin Bevan Health Board - community Huntington's disease service.
Developing a flexible and sustainable workforce: Powys LHB Velindre NHS Trust Cwm Taf Health Board. * Improving patient safety: Powys LHB - using a national early warning system in a community hospital; Cardiff and Vale UHB - enhanced recovery after colorectal surgery; Aneurin Bevan Health Board - safe care and best practice for insertion and maintenance of peripheral venous cannulas.
Improving quality through better use of resources: Abertawe Bro Morgannwg UHB - improving the physical and psychological health of intensive care unit survivors; Aneurin Bevan Health Board - respecting patients rights to die in their preferred location; Aneurin Bevan Health Board - care bundles for urinary catheters.
Promoting better health and avoiding disease: Powys LHB - rural community pharmacy smoking cessation programme; ABM UHB, Public Health Wales and Cwm Garw Practice - Bridgend community weight management programme; Hywel Dda Health Board - high-risk diabetic foot clinic.
Promoting clinical research and application to practice: Cardiff and Vale UHB Betsi Cadwaladr UHB * Working seamlessly across organisations : Powys LHB, Powys Children and Young People's Partnership and Barnardo's Cymru - introducing Incredible Years programme; Aneurin Bevan Health Board - complex care occupational therapy in a community setting; Aneurin Bevan health Board - integrated seamless mental health and social care service.
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|Publication:||Western Mail (Cardiff, Wales)|
|Date:||Apr 2, 2012|
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