04 August 2016
HOPE network meeting: understanding patient involvement and leadership
A summary of the HOPE network meeting on 'understanding patient involvement and leadership'
29 June 2016
‘Living well to the very end’ – PFCC project update
The teams on our PFCC programme, ‘Living Well to the Very End’, continue to make excellent progress on their patient centred quality improvement initiatives.
29 June 2016
Experience based co-design with Health Improvement Scotland
We are currently working with Health Improvement Scotland to support three Experience Based Co-Design (EBCD) projects.
02 June 2016
Free half-day seminar showcasing films to help co-design projects
On Thursday 7 July we are running a free half-day seminar to showcase a new set of films designed for use as part of experience based co-design (EBCD) projects.
01 June 2016
New programme launched to recognise compassionate caregivers
The Point of Care Foundation today launches ‘Commend a Caregiver’, offering the opportunity for anyone to acknowledge a caregiver who has shown exceptional compassion, by making a donation to the Foundation.
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.