Seeking patient stories to help improve eye services

A campaign run in collaboration with the Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) programme is seeking to gather the stories of patients, carers and staff about their experience of using eye services. EyesWise – an initiative led by the NHS Elective Care Transformation Programme in collaboration with GIRFT and the Royal College of Ophthalmologists – […]

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 […]