Posts Tagged ‘Hospital data’

Labour attacks Christmas “NHS news blackout”

Labour has criticised NHS bosses’ decision not to publish key performance data over the festive period, describing the move as a news blackout. NHS Engl...

20,000 men access midwifery services in England

Specialists are calling for improved accuracy in capturing and coding patient episodes after examining the Hospital Episode Statistics database. The docto...

Government to scrap a quarter of data returns

The government is set to scrap a quarter of the data returns demanded from GPs, hospitals and other NHS bodies as part of a drive to cut NHS red tape and s...

“Quality of coded data is clinicians’ responsibility”

A report by the NHS Information Centre - and endorsed by the Academy of Royal Medical Colleges - urges clinicians to improve the quality and value of their...

Doctors must improve approach to hospital data

Clinicians must improve the quality and value of their hospital data, a report says. The report, by the NHS Information Centre, urges consultants to take ...