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GIRFT programme appoints top clinicians for national specialty reviews

Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT), a programme designed to improve clinical quality and efficiency within the NHS by reducing unwarranted variations, has appointed six more leading clinicians to join its national review of 35 medical and surgical specialties. Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT), a programme designed to improve clinical quality and efficiency within […]

GIRFT goes to No. 10!

The GIRFT clinical leads and senior management team were invited to a special meeting at No 10 Downing Street by the Secretary of State for Health, the Rt Hon. Jeremy Hunt MP. This was the first time a NHS programme had been invited to No. 10 highlighting the importance that the government has placed on […]

October stakeholder newsletter now online

The October GIRFT stakeholder newsletter has now been published,¬†click here to read the newsletter online. This latest edition of the newsletter has updates on: our workstreams and clinical leads GIRFT regional hubs and implementation work our senior leadership team recruitment the surgical site infection audit If you would like to receive future stakeholder newsletters, please […]

GIRFT General Surgery Report Published Story

National General Surgery Report published

CLICK HERE FOR GENERAL SURGERY REPORT > FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CLICK HERE > CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE REPORT AT THE NHS IMPROVEMENT RESOURCES HUB > Changing general surgery procedures could improve care for patients and save the NHS millions. The NHS could see a significant reduction in the amount of people unnecessarily admitted for […]