Cambridge University Hospital Trust (CUH)

Cambridge University Hospital Trust (CUH)

Cambridge University Hospital Trust (CUH) became a VTE exemplar centre in 2010, this coincided with the new nationally-mandated Quality Requirements, with associated financial consequences, being introduced in relation to VTE assessment (previously a national CQUIN indicator) in the NHS Standard Contract. I commenced my role as an anticoagulant specialist nurse just after this in 2011 so was involved in the revalidation as a VTE exemplar center in 2014 and 2017. VTE prevention at CUH has always been a team effort, taken on by the anticoagulant service. The team monitor VTE risk assessment compliance across the Trust, help to maintain VTE...

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VTE Prevention Plymouth-Huw Rowswell, VTE Consultant Nurse

VTE Prevention Plymouth-Huw Rowswell, VTE Consultant Nurse

Plymouth became a VTE exemplar centre back in 2009 which was when I started as a VTE specialist nurse with an overview to drive the mandatory risk assessment and prophylaxis that the NICE guidance introduced in 2010.

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Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust-Exemplar Centre Journey

Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust-Exemplar Centre Journey

Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust began their journey to exemplar status in 2016, through formation of a reinvigorated trust thrombosis committee and targeted local CQUINN.

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