Launch of Improving Quality Exchange (IQX) Hub January 13 2015.
The Launch of the Improving Quality Exchange (IQX) Hub took place at the Ashling Hotel on January 13th 2015. Over 60 Healthcare Professionals attended the event which was addressed by Dr Philip Crowley, Ms Cornelia Stuart, Dr Aine Carroll, Miriam Bell, Mark White and Dr Tony Connelly. This project is an outcome from the National Productive Ward Initiative.
The hub is located on HSELand, the on-site learning portal for health service employees in Ireland. The RCSI has a designated site on this hub.
Dr Áine Carroll, National Director for Clinical Strategy and Programmes HSE and Deirdre Lang, Joint Lead Director of Nursing National Clinical Programme for Older People and Leadership Development Older Peoples Nursing.
Speaking at the event Deidre Lang – Joint lead Director of Nursing National Clinical Programme for Older People and Leadership Development Older Peoples Nursing said“This hub provides an excellent exchange of information for frontline staff – the content is current and it really focuses on clinical areas and improvements that can be made at local level. The launch was an excellent networking opportunity for me in my post as Joint lead Director of Nursing National Clinical Programme for Older People and Leadership Development Older Peoples Nursing.
Our photo shows Ms Cornelia Stuart Regional Quality and Patient Safety Manager HSE, Mark White, National Lead for Productive Ward & Director NMPDU HSE-SE & Dr. Philip Crowley, National Director Quality and Patient Safety Division.
The RCSI Institute of Leadership is Ireland's only third level institution dedicated exclusively to developing the leadership and management capacity of health professionals. While the Institute is an academic institution, it maintains close connections with the world of healthcare delivery. Its Masters programmes are characterised by flexibility, speed of response, customer service and a blended learning approach that allows students to learn while continuing to work. The Institute has campuses in Dublin, Bahrain & Dubai and it also delivers programmes in Abu Dhabi, Egypt, Jordan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Sub-Saharan Africa.