The National Heart Failure Audit published its sixth annual report on 21 November 2013. More...
Published: Nov 21, 2013 12:00:15 AM
Acting as a 'window' into National Adult Cardiac Surgery
Audit (NACSA) data, the SCTS iData app allows users to place filters on
different types of heart surgery to generate a report showing analysis of all
heart operations in the UK between April 2008 – March 2012. Reports
provide a running total of procedures as you add each filter, with the
to generate a report at any time.
Published: Oct 29, 2013 5:41:24 PM
Another year has gone by and another MINAP Public Report has been published, providing an insight into how the NHS cares for patients with Heart Attack. More...
Published: Oct 16, 2013 11:02:43 AM
Following on from the release of patient friendly reports for Heart
Failure and MINAP, the National Adult Cardiac Surgery Audit (NACSA)
today (3 September) publishes 'UK Heart Surgery: What Patients Can Expect from their Surgeons' in partnership with the Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery (SCTS).
Published: Sep 3, 2013 8:47:16 AM
As part of the ‘Everyone Counts’ initiative, individual consultants’ results are being published, based on national clinical audit data. Two of NICOR’s national cardiac audits are amongst the 10 specialties covered, providing data in relation to adult cardiac surgery and non-surgical interventional cardiology. The work was coordinated for NHS England by the Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP) which commissions national clinical audit work for NHS England. More...
Published: Jun 28, 2013 10:24:28 AM
2012/13 Annual Report
The National Heart Failure Audit annual report for the audit period April 2012 to March 2013 was published on 21 November 2013.
Previous Annual Reports
2010/11 amendment to Appendix 3: Loop diuretic mortality figures for survival to discharge should read as follows:
No loop diuretic
- Annual report 2009/10 (pdf)
2009/10 amendment: The 2009/10 report was updated on 13 December 2010 to correct the participation status of Hywel Dda Health Board and percentage data completeness of Royal Liverpool & Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust in Appendix 1. This changed the overall number of Trusts and Health Boards participating in the audit, as shown in sections 1.3 and 3.1 of the report, from 132 to 133 (from 85 per cent to 86 per cent). All other analysis within the report is unaffected.
Public and Patient Reports
For the first time, a version of the 2011/12 Annual Report produced specifically for patients and the public. The report was published on 30 January 2013.
The last five editions of the National Heart Failure Audit Newsletter are published below. Three or four newsletters are sent out per year, and they are intended to keep local audit users updated of audit developments and changes.
- Issue 7 - Nov 2013 (pdf)
- Issue 6 - Jul 2013 (pdf)
- Issue 5 - Apr 2013 (pdf)
- Issue 4 - Jan 2013 (pdf)
- Issue 3 - Oct 2012 (pdf)
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