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Quality Innovation Newsletter Archive

In this section, you will find previous issues of the Quality Innovation newsletter.  These can be accessed as a web page via the navigation panel on the left or downloaded as a pdf.

January 2018 - Issue 12

The January Quality Innovation Newsletter is now available.

In this issue, you will find:

  • Domiciliary Care Train the Trainer sessions- Mid Essex
  • Sensory Training for Domiciliary Care Staff
  • End of Life Care Project
  • Dying Matters Week
  • Prosper Community of Practice - Booking open
  • Prosper Champion Study Days - Booking open
  • Virtual Dementia Tour Dates - Residential Care & Nursing homes
  • Activity Co-ordinator's fairs
  • My Home Life Leadership Cohort 4 for Domiciliary Care
  • Dementia Leadership & Train the Trainer
  • Dignity Action Day

The newsletter can be accessed from the navigation menu on the left.

 

December 2017 - Issue 11

The December Quality Innovation Newsletter is now available.

In this issue, you will find:

  • The Prospers: Essex Care Sector Awards 
  • New dates for the My Home Life Leadership Programme
  • Dementia Leadership and Train the Trainer Programme

The newsletter can be accessed from the navigation menu on the left.

 

November 2017 - Issue 10

The November Quality Innovation Newsletter is now available.

In this issue, you will find:

  • Prosper Champions Study Days.
  • Domiciliary Care Community of Practice.
  • Care Improvements Work Website supporting providers to meet CQC regulations.
  • New Virtual Dementia Tour Training dates for Domiciliary Care Staff.
  • Tablet Crushing Guidelines.
  • Free Flu Vaccinations for care staff working for CQC registered providers.
  • Outstanding Provider - Lime Trees.

The newsletter can be accessed from the navigation menu on the left.

Alternatively, if you would prefer to download a pdf copy, please click here.

 

September 2017 - Issue 9

The September Quality Innovation Newsletter is now available.

In this issue, you will find:

  • Quality Innovation Team wins outstanding achievement award at the Essex You Make the Difference Awards
  • The Prospers - A reminder to nominate for Essex Care Sector Awards.
  • Update on the domiciliary Train The Trainer programme
  • Dates for Diary:
    • Domiciliary Community of Practice;
    • Prosper Champion Study Days
  • Feedback from the Prosper Community of Practice.
  • Missing Protocol for Vulnerable Adults.
  • Dementia Travel Survey.
  • DNACPR Guidelines.
  • Dancing for Dignity.
  • Fight the flu this winter.

The newsletter can be accessed from the navigation menu on the left.

Alternatively, if you would prefer to download a pdf copy, please click here.

 

July 2017 - Issue 8

The July Quality Innovation Newsletter is now available.

In this issue, you will find:

  • Quality Innovation Team wins national award
  • The Prospers: Essex Care Sector Awards 2017
  • My Home Life Leadership Event
  • Dates for Diary:
    • Prosper Community of Practice
    • North Essex Train the Trainer for Domiciliary Care Providers
  • Missing Protocol for Vulnerable Adults
  • Beat the Heat guidance
  • National Council for Palliative Care guidance on End of Life decisions and MCA
  • It's never too late - Corner Lodge granting wishes

The newsletter can be accessed from the navigation menu on the left.

Alternatively, if you would prefer to download a pdf copy, please click here.

 

May 2017 - Issue 7

The May Quality Innovation Newsletter is now available.

In this issue, you will find:

  • Details of our nomination for the Patient Safety Awards
  • An update following the Prosper Champion Days
  • An update on the Train the Trainer sessions for Residential and Domiciliary Care Providers
  • Launch of the Access to Health Video books for people with a learning disability
  • Details of National Smile Month
  • How eight unemployed people have found work within Health and Social Care
  • Details of training available from the North East Essex Diabetes Service
  • Guidance on Infection Control within Care Homes
  • Further information about Dementia Awareness, What Matters to You and Learning Disability Weeks
  • Safety Alert relating to Beds on Wheels

The newsletter can be accessed from the navigation menu on the left.

Alternatively, if you would prefer to download a pdf copy, please click here.

 

March 2017 - Issue 6

The March Quality Innovation Newsletter is now available.

In this issue, you will find:

  • Prosper Community of Practice
  • How Quality improvement methodology of PDSA cycles can aid continuous improvement
  • The National Mental Capacity Act Competency Framework
  • Access to Health Video books for people with a learning disability
  • Launch of the Autism Awareness Experience
  • Luminous Loos - How light my night has prevented falls in care homes

The newsletter can be accessed from the navigation menu on the left.

Alternatively, if you would prefer to download a pdf copy, please click here.

 

January 2017 - Issue 5

In January's issue you will find:

  • NELFT Pressure Ulcer Prevention project with Domiciliary Care agencies
  • MCA and DOLS workshops
  • SEPT train the trainer sessions for Domiciliary Care Agencies
  • Dignity Action Day 

The newsletter can be accessed from the navigation menu on the left.

Alternatively, if you would prefer to download a pdf copy, please click here.

 

November 2016 - Issue 4

In November's issue you will find:

  • Safety Alert; Resident safety
  • Fiddle Mitts and how they help a person living with Dementia
  • Prosper Champion Study Days
  • Stay Well this Winter
  • My Home Life Essex Leadership Programme

The newsletter can be accessed from the navigation menu on the left.

Alternatively, if you would prefer to download a pdf copy, please click here.

 

September 2016 - Issue 3

In September's issue you will find:

  • Prosper Relay with Care
  • International Scout Jamboree
  • GERT Age Simulation from the care homes perspective
  • Medication and End of Life Care workshops
  • Art of the Possible; It's not rocket science!

The newsletter can be accessed from the navigation menu on the left.

Alternatively, if you would prefer to download a pdf copy, please click here.

 

July 2016 - Issue 2

In July's issue you will find:

  • Quality Innovation working with Essex Scout packs, buddying up with care homes and giving them an insight to Dementia and physical aspects of aging.
  • Launch of the GERT aging simulation experience.
  • Prosper Awards
  • Access to Health Video books; filming starts
  • Think Kidney; Acute Kidney Injury campaign

The newsletter can be accessed from the navigation menu on the left.

Alternatively, if you would prefer to download a pdf copy, please click here.

 

May 2016 - Issue 1

Welcome to the first issue of the Quality Innovation Newsletter.  In this issue you will find:

  • Who are the Quality Innovation Team
  • Dementia, do we really understand? The  Virtual Dementia Tour
  • Prosper in Gothenburg at the International Forum on Quality & Safety
  • What is the My Home Life Leadership programme
  • Walk in my shoes; The GERT age simulation experience

The newsletter can be accessed from the navigation menu on the left.

Alternatively, if you would prefer to download a pdf copy, please click here.

 

Last Update: 6 December 2018

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