NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement


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NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement

An NHS body which replaced the NHS University. The NHS III aims to be central to delivering quality and value to improve patient care and efficiency; it works with local staff to generate practical solutions to policy change. Additionally, the NHS III is the NHS self-improvement agency: it pioneers effective innovation, continually learning and translating ideas from other sectors, and it has initiated dialogue with NHS organisations across England about the Quality, Innovation, Productivity and Prevention agenda and major efficiency challenges. Its mission is to accelerate the uptake of proven innovation and improvements in healthcare delivery models and processes, medical products and devices and healthcare leadership.
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In accordance with this trend, UK governmental institutions have produced key reports on theatre utilisation, and offered programmes to improve theatre utilisation (NHS Management Executive 1989, Audits Commission for Scotland 1999, Audit Commission 2003, Northern Ireland Audit Office 2003, NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement 2009)The reports showed that theatres were being used for only about 70-88% of scheduled time and recommended that hospitals should aim to use 90% of planned theatre time.
The Productive Operating Theatre is a comprehensive package of support that has been coproduced and tested by the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement (2009) working with NHS theatre teams.
The purpose of the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement is to support the transformation of the NHS, through innovation, improvement and the adoption of best practices.
SIMUL8 Corporation has agreed with the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement that any NHS organization in England, not just PCTs, can own Scenario Generator 2013 at a substantially discounted rate.
The regional award scheme is run in partnership between strategic health authorities, the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement and the Department of Health.
Helen Bevan, a HS J judge and service transformation director at the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement, said: "Heart of England sees itself as a force of nature.
com)-- SIMUL8 Corporation, producers of strategic planning software for health and social care Scenario Generator, today announced an agreement with NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement to provide their software to all NHS organizations in England to support healthcare improvement.
Nick Gaunt, Chief Information and Knowledge Officer at NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement.
Dr Nick Gaunt from the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement says; "This kind of software really comes into its own as healthcare organisations plan for the current financial climate.