Nurses on board to support GIRFT lung cancer review

Two specialist nurses are now working with the Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) programme to support a national review into services for lung cancer patients. Earlier this year, GIRFT announced the appointment of three clinicians to look at how care can be improved for the 38,000 people diagnosed with lung cancer in England every […]

More expertise and knowledge for GIRFT radiology team

The Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) programme has welcomed two new advisors to support work on its radiology workstream. Elaine Quick, a former radiology service manager at Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, and Lucy Beeley, the group manager for radiology at Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, will be working with GIRFT clinical lead Dr […]

GIRFT review aims to put breast surgery patients first

As Breast Cancer Awareness Month gets under way, the Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) programme is working with clinical teams to enhance the NHS experience and outcomes for the tens of thousands of breast surgery patients treated every year. GIRFT’s ongoing national review of breast surgery – led by breast surgeons Fiona MacNeill, of […]