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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 […]

Leading Clinicians Join GIRFT

Programme appoints leads for 14 new specialty reviews Leading clinicians from across the NHS have joined the Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) programme to lead reviews into a range of medical and surgical specialities. GIRFT today announced the appointment of surgical leads and senior advisors for 14 new workstreams. Professor Tim Briggs, Chair of […]