Save the date for the 2024 RCPCH EQIP – Innovations to improve care for paediatric epilepsy patients

Join the wave 4 teams on Thursday 6 June 2024, 11:00 – 16:00 (Registration 10:30 -11:00), to hear about their quality improvement interventions and learn from whilst interacting with the teams on the challenges they over came and the successes they experienced through sharing lessons learnt.

Do you want to improve the quality of care in your service but struggle to know where to even start?

The RCPCH Epilepsy Quality Improvement programme (EQIP) have now selected the paediatric epilepsy service teams  epilepsy teams in England to participate in a new wave of EQIP. Following the success of our 2022-2023 training wave, the new 2023-2024 programme will once again provide paediatric epilepsy teams with practical training and support to help uncover the gaps in service provision and develop interventions that meet their specific needs. The EQIP aims to support paediatric epilepsy teams to work together in defining their shared aim, identifying current gaps in service provision and developing practical interventions matching their capacity and resources.

Join the teams by registering for your space to hear about their quality improvement interventions and learn and interact with the teams on the challenges they over came and the successes they experienced through sharing lessons learnt.

Event details

Date: Thursday 6 June 2024

Time: (Registration 10:30 -11:00) 11:00 – 16:00

Venue: TBC

Cost: Free

Registration: TBC

One the day activities

On the day, participant paediatric epilepsy teams will get the opportunity to showcase their achievements at this end of programme shared learning event.

This event will involve EQIP teams present their project interventions that cover QI topics on: reducing variation, mental health support pathways and Transition. The team will share their honest experiences on their journey with time for audience discussion points and reflections on their own local service improvements.

Access a number of recorded presentations of the past participant teams which includes topics on:

  • Improve planning and development of transition to adult services,
  • Mental health wellbeing signposting and patient information packs for patients/their families,
  • SUDEP risk,
  • Developing an integrated care pathway and increasing specialist input,
  • Reduce wait times for first seizure patients.

If you have any questions about the event, or would like to contact the EQIP teams, please email the EQIP team at eqip@rcpch.ac.uk.

 

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