12 September 2018 Point of Care publication
The case for employee engagement in the NHS: Three case studies
Analysis of three case studies of staff engagement in NHS hospital trusts.
20 February 2018 Evidence
Schwartz Rounds Organisational Guide and Film
Following the research evaluation by Professor Jill Maben et al on Schwartz Rounds in England, their research team have released An Organisational Guide and Film to help those running (or planning to run) Rounds.
18 January 2018 Film
Watch a Schwartz Round
An edited film of a Schwartz Round at Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals NHS Trust.
17 January 2018 Evidence
Our impact: The Schwartz Rounds programme
This report shows the difference that our Schwartz Rounds programme makes to healthcare staff, and the organisations they work in.
21 July 2017 Point of Care publication
Behind Closed Doors
This briefing highlights the latest evidence on NHS staff, their experience at work, the pressures they face and the consequences for patients. The Point of Care Foundation believes that it’s critically important that NHS employers pay attention to staff and their experience at work because when staff feel positive and engaged with work it has a positive impact on patient experience.
19 July 2017 Presentation
Finding and fostering resilience
This presentation formed part of a resilience workshop run by Kathleen Sullivan at a HOPE network meeting. It includes information about stress as well as tips on how to manage it.
03 May 2017 Report
Organising care at the NHS frontline
This report looks at the reality of caring for acutely ill medical patients at the NHS front line and asks how care in hospitals can be improved. It includes an essay by Jocelyn Cornwell, exploring how illness affects patients, inducing anxiety and fear, making us vulnerable and disturbing our normal ability to cope.
13 April 2017 Paper
Can staff be supported to deliver compassionate care through implementing Schwartz Rounds in community and mental health services?
Michelle Farr and Rhiannon Barker evaluate the implementation of Schwartz Rounds in three community and mental health settings. They investigate the impact of the Rounds in sites where they were successfully implemented, as well as barriers to attendance and implementation.
15 March 2017 Presentation
Engaging medics in patient and public involvement
This presentation from the HOPE network meeting in March 2017 gives practical tips and examples of how to engage medical colleagues in work to improve patient experience.
15 March 2017 Presentation
The evidence on staff and patient experience
This presentation from the HOPE network in March 2017 demonstrates that the experience of staff, positive or negative, is an accurate predictor of patient experience.