26 May 2016
Compassion in Practice: Schwartz Center conference
The Schwartz Center for Compassionate Healthcare is running the inaugural session of Compassion in Practice: Achieving Better Outcomes by Maximizing Communication, Relationships and Resilience on Oct. 28-29 2016 in Boston, Massachusetts.
09 May 2016
Schwartz Rounds as a CQUIN
We have published guidance on how organisations can link the implementation of Schwartz Rounds to Commissioning for Quality and Innovation (CQUIN) payments.
28 April 2016
Islington CCG first to run Schwartz Rounds in primary care
Islington is the first CCG in the UK to introduce Schwartz Rounds, with the aim of providing an integrated and reflective space for all staff across their region.
21 April 2016
Applications now open for 2nd cohort of Schwartz small
We are now accepting applications from organisations wishing to join our second cohort of ‘Schwartz small’, designed for smaller organisations such as hospices or GP federations.
26 November 2015
Schwartz Rounds for smaller organisations
The Point of Care Foundation has launched a new model to support the implementation of Schwartz Rounds within smaller organisations.
15 October 2015
Jocelyn Cornwell responds to CQC State of Care Report
Jocelyn Cornwell, chief executive of The Point of Care Foundation, today welcomed the CQC’s State of Care Report.
02 September 2015
Response to Simon Stevens’ announcement of NHS workplace health initiatives
Today Joanna Goodrich, Head of Evidence and Learning at The Point of Care Foundation, responded to Simon Stevens’ announcement of new measures to improve health in the NHS workplace.
20 May 2015
Secretary of State for Health called upon to prioritise compassionate care
Today, The Point of Care Foundation publishes an open letter to the newly reappointed Secretary of State for Health, calling on him to set up a fund to boost support for NHS staff.
16 March 2015
New guidance to help increase resilience of hospice staff
13 March 2015
Response to RCP report “Work and Wellbeing in the NHS”
Jocelyn Cornwell, chief executive of The Point of Care Foundation, responded to the publication of the Royal College of Physicians’ report Work and wellbeing in the NHS: why staff health matters to patient care