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TP-CKD at UK Kidney Week 2018

The Registry quality improvement team presented TP-CKD at sessions throughout UK Kidney Week this year. You can view the abstracts that were presented by clicking on the links below: Associations Between Patient Activation, Patient Characteristics and Patient Outcomes Implementing a national adult Patient Reported Experience Measure (PREM) for kidney patients Routine Collection of Patient Reported Outcome Measures and Renal Unit Cultural Characteristics There were also several…

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Patient Reported Experience Measure – 2017 report now available

The 2017 Patient Reported Experience Measure report for England and Wales, a joint collaboration between Kidney Care UK and the UK Renal Registry is now available to download. Click here to read the full report. We are grateful to our colleagues at the University of Hertfordshire who have worked hard to analyse the patient responses and prepare this report. With a total of 11,027 patients who…

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PatientView mobile app now available to download

We are delighted to announce the launch of the PatientView mobile application on the Apple and Google App Stores. This app provides a quick and convenient way for renal patients to access their own healthcare records from a smartphone or tablet. The initial version includes the most commonly-used features of the PatientView website, and will be followed by regular feature updates and upgrades as the app…

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TP-CKD visit to Altnagelvin Area Hospital, Northern Ireland

Last month, the TP-CKD team were invited to visit Altnagelvin Area Hospital in Northern Ireland to run a workshop with the renal team around the introduction of patient measures into their practice. The clinical lead, Dr Ying Kuan, had organised the meeting and there were over 30 attendees – nurses, patients, consultants as well as the CEO of the trust, and the local commissioner – a…

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