Skip to search results

Filter results

Content type

7 results found

Outpatient services: A more intelligent approach needed

Blog post 31/08/2018Nigel Edwards

Following our new briefing yesterday, co-author Nigel Edwards looks at the lessons that emerged from our recent work on outpatients – arguing that improving experts’ productivity without just making them work harder is the big challenge for many systems.

Read more
Rethinking outpatient services: Learning from an interactive workshop

Report 30/08/2018Sophie Castle-Clarke | Nigel Edwards

Outpatient services in England have experienced a sharp rise in activity, leading to many STPs outlining ambitious plans to reduce activity and cut costs. This briefing, in collaboration with health leaders across the country, reveals opportunities to improve the design of services and challenges if...

Read more
Clinician involvement vital to rethinking outpatient services

Press release 30/08/2018

A two-way conversation between GPs and consultants has the potential to treat more patients in the community and support clinicians in their decision making.

Read more
Transforming outpatient services

Conference/seminar 21/11/2017 • 09.30–16.30

The Nuffield Trust, in partnership with NHS Improvement, is running a one day workshop, bringing together leaders from across the health system who are transforming outpatient services, to share knowledge and produce practical solutions.

Read more
Transforming outpatient services

Presentation 21/11/2017

Transforming outpatient services - Nuffield Trust/NHS Improvement Event from Nuffield Trust The complete slide deck from the Nuffield Trust and NHS Improvement's joint event 'Transforming …

Read more
Is it time to think differently about outpatients?

Blog post 10/11/2017Bob Klaber

In a guest blog, Dr Bob Klaber looks at how the connection between patients and specialist medical advice has evolved over time, questions if his own time as a consultant paediatrician is being put to best use, and describes what he feels are the main barriers to change.

Read more