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Introduction to Improvement

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Location

The Peace Centre

Peace Drive

Warrington

WA5 1HQ

United Kingdom

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Description

You must attend all three days of this programme. Please ensure you book on to all three dates of this event by selecting one of each ticket on your booking.

  • Day 1 - 1 November, 2017
  • Day 2 - 15 November, 2017
  • Day 3 - 29 November, 2017


Event overview:

This entry level programme is specifically designed to introduce members to the fundamental concepts behind quality improvement.

Consisting of three single day workshops, this will give delegates the key knowledge and skills needed to begin carrying out improvements, and apply this learning to a specific improvement project according to their individual role, environment and organisation.


Who is this event aimed at?

This programme is best suited to front line staff and operational leaders looking to gain a basic understanding of the fundamental tools and techniques of quality improvement. It is also suitable as a refresher for those with existing knowledge of quality improvement.


What will attendees learn at this event / workshop?

The objectives of the training are for individuals:

  • To have an appreciation for the foundations of theory of quality improvement and the how this is relevant in the current NHS context
  • To provide delegates with tools, techniques and concepts which will help them:
    • Undertake diagnostics for an improvement project
    • Plan an improvement project
    • Engage people in an improvement project
    • Deliver an improvement project
    • Evaluate an improvement project
    • Sustain and spread an improvement project
  • To provide an opportunity for delegates to practically apply the course tools to an organisational relevant improvement project

Further information:

Day 1 - 1 November, 2017

Introduce delegates to the theory and context of quality improvement in the NHS, provide an understanding of how they can plan an improvement project and allow them to practically apply this to their own project.

Day 2 - 15 November, 2017

Provide delegates with an understanding of how to engage people throughout an improvement project, tools to use when delivering the project, processes to setup effective measures and allow them to practically apply these to their own project.

Day 3 - 29 November, 2017

Provide delegates with methods for evaluating and assessing the impact of improvement project, an understanding of how to sustain and spread their improvement project and allow them to practically apply these to their own project.


Event Conditions:

  1. Events are free to all Advancing Quality Alliance (AQuA) member organisations. In some cases, places can be paid for by non-members. If you’re interested in attending an AQuA event and are not a member then contact us at AQuA@srft.nhs.uk. If you are unsure whether your organisation is an AQuA member, please click here.
  2. Paid places on AQuA events are non-refundable however can be transferred. If you are no longer able to attend and wish to transfer your place, please contact the team on the details above.
  3. Final event arrangements are confirmed with the venue up to two weeks before the event. In order to ensure that places are not wasted please let us know at your earliest convenience if you are no longer able to attend. Many of our events operate waiting lists so this will enable us to reallocate your place to someone else on the list.
  4. We take photographs and occasionally video/live stream at our events. We use these pictures and video on our website and in other media such as Twitter and news publications. If you do not want to be photographed or filmed please let a member of the AQuA team know at the event.
  5. By signing up for an AQuA event, we will add your contact details to our CRM system and let you know about future events, as well as send you our fortnightly e-bulletin. If you do not want to receive information from us, please let us know by sending us an email to AQuA@srft.nhs.uk and we will remove your name from our mailing list.
  6. Supporting resources, presentations and other materials from the event will be made available on our website after the event for 30 days.
  7. By registering for an AQuA event you consent for us to share your attendance information with your organisation for reporting purposes.
  8. If the event is held jointly with one of our partners we will share attendee names, organisations and email addresses.
  9. When you register for this event you’ll automatically be agreeing to our terms and conditions and privacy statements.

If you would like further detail on any of the above, please contact AQuA@srft.nhs.uk

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The Peace Centre

Peace Drive

Warrington

WA5 1HQ

United Kingdom

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