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New Year’s Honours recognise GIRFT Clinicians

Professor Tim Briggs, Chairman of the Getting It Right First Time programme (GIRFT) has been made a Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the New Year’s Honours List for services to the surgical profession. Professor Briggs said: “I feel very honoured to have been made a CBE which is […]

December stakeholder newsletter now online

The December GIRFT stakeholder newsletter has now been published, click here to read the newsletter online. This latest edition of the newsletter has updates on: programme milestones GIRFT visiting Number 10 clinical lead appointments If you would like to receive future stakeholder newsletters, please click here to subscribe through our online form.

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 […]