News & Updates

Clinical Psychology QI SRRP Annual Conference

7 August 2017

On Wednesday 2nd August Clinical Psychologists from across the Trust came together for their QI SRRP Annual Conference. Service Related Research Projects (SRRP) are undertaken by all trainee Psychologists at ELFT and are focused on quality improvements to their service. Our trainees presented their QI work from the last 12 months, sharing improvement work happening… Read More

Building capacity and capability – The REALLY BIG challenge

10 May 2017

Dr Amar Shah, ELFT and Dr David Williams, IHI delivered this session during the 2017 International Forum on Quality & Safety in Healthcare conference. For more video presentations from the 2017 event please visit our International Forum Collection>>

ELFT Experience Day

3 May 2017

On 26 April 2017 ELFT hosted 150 international visitors on an Experience Day as part of the International Forum on Quality & Safety in Healthcare event in London. Visitors attended from a variety of countries, including; Angola, Australia, New Zealand, Scotland, Singapore, Denmark, Sweden, Canada, Finland and Norway During the morning session delegates heard more… Read More

Our Annual QI Conference

4 April 2017

We held our Annual QI Conference in East London on Friday 31 March. The event brought together staff, service users, carers and interested external partners to celebrate from 3 years of QI at ELFT. After a welcome address from Mary Elford, ELFT Vice Chair, Dr Amar Shah and James Innes gave an overview of the… Read More

IHI Forum 2016

3 January 2017

Leigh Bell – People Participation Lead, Newham It was with some trepidation that I met with some of the Senior Executive Team at Gatwick airport prior to our flight to Orlando on Friday 2nd December. There was a lot of time to kill a the airport, but pretty early on I was relieved (and somewhat… Read More

The IHI’s annual visit to ELFT

20 October 2016

Our strategic partners, the IHI, came to visit the Trust from the 3rd – 5th October. Derek Feeley, Robert Lloyd, Pedro Delgado, Pierre Barker and Yael Gill met with patient and staff groups and visited various directorates across the Trust to learn how we are embedding QI in all areas. Watch the video to see… Read More

The IHI are coming to visit!

23 September 2016

We’re delighted that our strategic partners, the IHI, will be visiting the Trust from 3rd – 5th October. In their third annual visit Derek Feeley, Robert Lloyd and Pedro Delgado are eager to learn about our continued progress with QI  and offer us further strategic guidance and support. Over the week they will meet with people across the… Read More

QI SRRP Trainee Conference

12 August 2016

On the 3rd August 2016 Psychology trainees on placement with ELFT gathered for their QI Clinical Psychology Service Related Research Projects (SRRP) conference. The conference was a chance for all trainees to share with each other and guests, the quality improvement work they had been involved in as part of their placement with ELFT. Projects included… Read More

ELFT Hosts The IHI Summer Camp

17 June 2016

  What was it? As a strategic partner of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), ELFT recently hosted the IHI Summer Camp. During this annual 3 day event, IHI’s international strategic partners come together to share and develop their approaches to QI. ELFT prepared an agenda based around the integration of Mental and Physical Health;… Read More

Our 2nd Annual QI Conference

23 March 2016

Our 2016 Annual QI Conference was held on Tuesday 22 March. On the day we welcomed 350 people to our East London venue West Ham United, 100 people to the Rufus Centre in Bedfordshire and a few hundred more watching online via our live webstream of the event. Thank you to our keynote speakers Jason… Read More

2016 QI Conference Poster Presentations

22 March 2016

Please find all posters presented at our 2016 Annual QI Conference below. We held a competition before the event for people to vote on their favourite poster, the winner was announced at the conference on 22nd March as Reducing the length of time it takes to complete the disciplinary process. Please learn more about all… Read More

Recent visit from the IHI

7 October 2015

Early in October we were delighted to welcome colleagues from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) back to the Trust. The IHI are our partners in this quality improvement journey, and Derek Feeley, Robert Lloyd and Pedro Delgado offer us strategic guidance and support for QI on a regular basis.

Jason Leitch visits ELFT

4 September 2015

In early September we were delighted to welcome Jason Leitch to the Trust. Jason is the National Clinical Director for Healthcare Quality in the Scottish Government. We have learnt a lot from the approach to QI the NHS in Scotland has taken and Jason was eager to see how we are progressing with QI. During… Read More

IHI Masterclass on Scale Up and Spread

1 June 2015

On 1st June we were delighted to be joined by Dr Pierre Barker, Senior Vice President, Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI). Pierre delivered a masterclass on the scale up and spread of improvement to an audience including wave 1 and 2 improvement science in action graduates. His presentation Getting Results at Scale is available to download here…. Read More

Our ELFT Experience Day

27 April 2015

By Edil Ahmed, External Communications & Engagement Officer On the 21  April, the Trust hosted an ELFT ‘Experience Day’ as a part of the International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare. Over 60 people attended the event, with international guests from as far afield as Singapore, Qatar and Peru. In the morning attendees heard about… Read More

Learning about QI in Canterbury, NZ

27 April 2015

By Mason Fitzgerald, Director of Corporate Affairs On a recent trip back home to New Zealand, I had the pleasure of spending a day with colleagues at the Canterbury District Health Board (the commissioner and main provider of acute, mental health and community services in the South Island).

Our first QI Conference

19 March 2015

Over 270 staff, governors, service users and external partners came together in Hackney Town Hall on 10 March for a half-day conference. They came to share some of the work that has taken place in the first year of the Quality Improvement programme.

How To Implement Credible QI Projects…

12 February 2015

We were delighted to welcome Dr Don Goldmann to our QI wave 2 learning set at Hackney Town Hall this week. [wpvideo pgkvRSOD]

ELFT Quality workshop for external partners

27 January 2015

In January we were pleased to host an External Partners Quality Improvement workshop.  Healthcare organisations from across the UK including the Health Foundation, Leeds Institute for Quality Healthcare, Salford Royal and Camden CCG joined the Trust to share their improvement strategies.

Annual QI Conference 2015

16 January 2015

We want to extend an early invitation to you to attend our first Quality Improvement annual conference taking place in March. We launched our Quality Improvement Programme in February 2014 and this one-year follow-up will present our work over the first year and our plans going forwards.

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