PROMs Data Collection

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Dear Airedale NHS Foundation Trust,

Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) assess the quality of care delivered to NHS patients from the patient perspective. Currently covering two clinical procedures, PROMs calculate the health gains after surgical treatment using pre- and post-operative surveys.

The two procedures are: hip replacements & knee replacements.

With this is mind, please provide responses to the following questions:

1. What method(s) is your Trust using to gather and collate PROMs data?

2. Do you use an electronic solution to gather this data, is it paper-based, or both?

3. If electronic, what solution(s) are you using?

4. Who is responsible for the gathering and collation of PROMs data within your Trust (name & job title)?

Yours faithfully,

Rita Gillespie

FOI (AIREDALE NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), Airedale NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Mr Gillespie

 

Further to your application to access information under the Freedom of
Information Act (ANHSFT REF. 4671) please find our response below.  

 

We use a paper form to collate the information from patients in our pre-op
assessment clinic.  A Charge Nurse for pre-op assessment oversees the
collection of the data, but the Medical Director Karl Mainprize has
overall responsibility for the PROMS data.  This information is then
forwarded to Quality Health Limited who collate the information.

 

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Deborah Cocker

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Airedale NHS Foundation Trust, Steeton, KEIGHLEY, BD20 6TD

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