REGISTER INTEREST

Dr Nnenna Osuji

Dr Nnenna Osuji

Medical Director,
Croydon Health Services Trust

  • Outlining how Croydon Health Services Trust used real-time data to clinically prioritise and expedite the patient journey through the emergency department and improve safety
  • Examining how the trust embedded data into the emergency department, including to identify steps across the patient workflow where delays most consistently happened
  • Partnering with a private sector organisation to utilise an electronic allocation system, enabling doctors to prioritise scan completion and reporting based on clinical urgency, and providing real-time information on delays
  • Understanding the importance of enabling doctors to clinically prioritise the order in which images are completed and reported, to provide transparency across the initiative
  • Highlighting the success of the initiative, which after three months reduced the time to complete imaging in accident and emergency for and high priority cases to 38 minutes, a 27 per cent reduction.