The Hydration in Care Homes project in partnership with Windsor Ascot and Maidenhead CCG has won 3 PrescQIPP awards noting the improved outcomes for residents from the pilot 4 care homes. These are NHS awards for innovation in medicines optimisation.
The awards jointly won are:
Best Patient Safety Award 2017
Best Interface Award 2017
Best Overall Innovation Award 2017 – GOLD Award
“The biggest benefit of the structured drinks rounds was the way it made staff aware of the importance to keep residents hydrated. Sometimes a simple method (i.e. structured drinks rounds) can reinforce a learning best.” Abbas Abdeali (Care Home Manager)