Better Care Insight Sharing Day | 14 July 2022
In the July Better Care Insight Day, attendees enjoyed presentations from Early Career Colleagues on ongoing Better Care work including monitoring the safety of AI interventions, improving the prescribing of anti-cholinergic medications in older people, the management of care home residents through the pandemic and patterns of mortality in the CPRD dataset. We also heard from colleagues at the Health Foundation about the work the Networked Data Lab has been going on mental health in young people and finally discussed the role of Regional Networks (aligned to NHS structures) to support implementation and adoption of research in practice.
Better Care Insight Sharing Day | 24 February 2022
This quarterly Better Care Insights Sharing Day heard about the progress made by teams working across the UK. Attendees were informed about and discussed issues of far-reaching significance from public and patient engagement and involvement (PPIE) to the challenges of using health data in biomedical research.
Better Care Insight Sharing Day | 21 October 2021
This quarter our Insight day showcased some of the great work being run through HDR UK North and Southwest. The talks cover key issues relevant to the NHS as we enter the winter including managing secondary care capacity and frailty in the elderly. Attendees enjoyed a showcase on training to support Better Care including the use of the HDR UK Futures platform and gaming as an accessible and engaging route for skills development.
Better Care Insight Sharing Day | 01 July 2021
The July Better Care Insight Sharing Days looked at the latest developments in Health Data Research UK’s (HDR UK) four-nations drive to find innovative ways to use data to enable clinicians and patients make the best decisions about healthcare. The event outlined some of the Better Care initiative’s overall achievements and considered the programme for the next five years, before taking a deeper dive into the advances being made by specific problems, including a special focus on work from the Midlands.
Better Care Insight Sharing Day | 22 April 2021
In the next of our series of quarterly Better Care Insights Sharing days, attendees heard the latest from a range of exciting Better Care projects working across the UK’s four nations. Attendees also had a key opportunity to discuss and help shape the Better Care programme’s national patient, public and practitioner involvement and engagement strategy as an integral aspect of all programme work.
Better Care Insight Sharing Day | 14 January 2021
In the third of our Better Care Insights Sharing meetings, more than 80 participants gathered to discuss how the Better Care approach is being delivered in practice to embed the use of large-scale data and advanced analytics in routine care. Discussions centred largely around the 6th step of the Better Care loop ‘scale’ with the strong themes emerging around the value of team science and the need for improved interoperability.
Better Care Insight Sharing Day | 16 July 2020
On 16 July 2020, HDR UK held the first Better Care Insight Sharing Day. The event brought together the broader HDR UK Better Care Community and provided an opportunity to share learnings and insights, identify opportunities for collaboration and consider how we can accelerate and enable the Better Care approach. The meeting demonstrated key areas where teams are progressing our vision of embedding the use of large scale data and advanced analytics to enhance and improve health and care and considered the opportunities and barriers in this area.