Frailty & Vulnerable Population Projects


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QI Workbook Enhanced Service 18/19 Projects

A KIS in time! - Blackhall Medical Centre

ACP reviews - Davidson's Mains Medical Centre

Elderly & frail patients - Riccarton General Practice

Frailty in general practice - Ferguson and Partners Medical Group

Frailty in general practice - Leith Mount Surgery

Locating and characterising elderly patients lost to GP follow up - Whinpark Medical Practice

Polwarth frailty project - Polwarth  Surgery

Screening for frailty in adults - Wester Hailes Medical Centre


Quality Academy Projects

A new model of care for frailty in Midlothian - Dr Iain Morrison for Quality Academy ‘Planning for Quality’ Cohort 7

End of life care in Midlothian HSCP - Caroline Myles for Quality Academy ‘Planning for Quality’ Cohort 7

Management of complex housebound patients - Dr David Boag for Quality Academy ‘Planning for Quality’ Cohort 5

Streamlining ACP across the interface - Dr Carey Lunan for Quality Academy ‘Planning for Quality’ Cohort 1

Use of the eFrailty index with one GP practice to reduce contact with primary care in frequent attenders from the mild frailty group and improve patient experience - Sandra Bagnall for Quality Academdy ‘Skills’ Cohort 8

Will targeting frailty reduce admissions to hospital? - Dr Sam Abushal for Quality Academy for ‘Planning for Quality’ Cohort 6


Other Projects

An anticipatory care planning tool for care home residents and their families - A Mackay, G Highet, H McCutcheon, H Gardener , J Hockley, E Stimpson, K Boyd

Building an analytical framework around the Electronic Frailty Index to transform care for people living with frailty - Midlothian Health and Social Care Partnership