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Venous thromboembolism (VTE) risk assessment: Q1 2019/20

The venous thromboembolism (VTE) risk assessment data collection is used to inform a national quality requirement in the NHS Standard Contract for 2019/20, which sets an operational standard of 95% of inpatients (aged 16 and over at the time of admission) undergoing risk assessments each month. The official statistics for VTE risk assessment in England […]

Venous thromboembolism (VTE) risk assessment: Q2 2019/20

The venous thromboembolism (VTE) risk assessment data collection is used to inform a national quality requirement in the NHS Standard Contract for 2019/20, which sets an operational standard of 95% of inpatients (aged 16 and over at the time of admission) undergoing risk assessments each month. The official statistics for VTE risk assessment in England […]

Venous thromboembolism (VTE) risk assessment: Q3 2019/20

The venous thromboembolism (VTE) risk assessment data collection is used to inform a national quality requirement in the NHS Standard Contract for 2019/20, which sets an operational standard of 95% of inpatients (aged 16 and over at the time of admission) undergoing risk assessments each month. The official statistics for VTE risk assessment in England […]

Venous thromboembolism (VTE) risk assessment 2019/20

The number and proportion of admitted patients (aged 16 and over at the time of admission) in England who have been risk assessed for VTE in 2019/20. The VTE data collection and publication is currently suspended to release capacity in providers and commissioners to manage the COVID-19 pandemic. This was communicated via this letter on 28 […]

Our major strides in preventing venous thromboembolism

Helen Morrison, National Venous Thromboembolism Prevention Programme Manager, reflects on the achievements of the VTE programme, ahead of talking in the House of Commons at the All-Party Parliamentary Thrombosis Group annual conference. Today I am speaking at the All-Party Parliamentary Thrombosis Group annual conference to provide an update on NHS England’s National Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) […]

National Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Prevention Programme helping to save lives

NHS England’s national prevention programme aimed at improving outcomes for patients who develop hospital associated Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) has been shown to save lives in the results of a study undertaken at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Blood clots or VTE can commonly follow hospitalisation and cause thousands of deaths each year in the […]

Provider bulletin: 9 January 2019

This weekly newsletter is sent to NHS providers’ chairs, chief executives, finance, medical, nursing and HR directors, and board secretaries. Contents Long Term Plan for the NHS published Patient Safety Alert: Risk of harm from inappropriate placement of pulse oximeter probes Quality accounts 2018/19 requirements Quality reports arrangements for 2018/19 Share your views on our […]

Provider bulletin: 27 March 2019

This weekly newsletter is sent to NHS providers’ chairs, chief executives, finance, medical, nursing and HR directors, and board secretaries. Contents Change to venous thromboembolism (VTE) data collection Workforce deployment software supplier contracts — renewal guidance 2019/20 national tariff published Official statistics on patient safety incident reporting and latest patient safety review and response report […]