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Tallaght University Hospital Clinical Audit & Quality Improvement Symposium 2021

CPD Credits
Approved for 4 External / Internal Credits by CPsychI


October 22, 2021 8:15 am
October 22, 2021 12:50 pm
Centre for Learning and Development, Tallaght University Hospital   View map
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Clinical Audit & Quality Improvement Symposium 2021

Date:  Friday 22nd October 2021
Venue: Main Lecture Theatre, Centre for Learning & Development, Tallaght University Hospital .  Also via Zoom.
Organiser: Sinead Palmer, TUH

CPD: Approved for 4 External or Internal Credits by CPsychI

Tallaght University Hospital is holding its annual Clinical Audit & Quality Improvement Symposium on Friday the 22nd October in conjunction with The Meath Foundation.  This annual event is a key part of facilitating on-going education, training and professional development within the Hospital.

 Session One:

Chair: Prof. Catherine Wall, Dir QSRM, Consultant Nephrologist


08.15 Registration, Poster Viewing
08.30 Opening & Welcome Address

Ms Mairead Shields, The Meath Foundation

08.35 Guest Speaker:

Dr. Ronan Glynn

Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health

09.15 Dr. Christopher Fox

VTE Audit

09.25 Garret McDermott

An evaluation of E-Health interventions at a Psychology Department during Covid 19 Pandemic Lockdown

09.35 Sinead Hickey

MUST Screening and Weigh Day Audit

09.45 Shaini Paul Mathew

PVAD Audit

09.55 Marguerite Vaughan

Medication Management Process in the ED

10.05 Dr. Hannah O’Keeffe

Re-Audit of BK virus screening in renal transplant patients

10.15 Question Time
10.25 Coffee


 Session Two:

Chair: Prof. Stephen Lane, Consultant Respiratory Medicine

10.45 Guest Speakers:

Peter Gillen Associate professor at RCSI,

Winifred Ryan  National Lead, Patient and Service User

11.25 Aine Connolly

The introduction of a structured psychosocial assessment in early supported discharge for stroke patients

11.35 Dr. Stewart McKenna

Toddler Fracture Audit

11.45 Aparna Lad

Arterial Line Care bundle

11.55 Dr. Joshua Olaniyi

A review of prescribing and appropriateness of antibiotics in Covid positive patients in an acute hospital setting

12.05 Marie Petite


12.15-12.30 Question Time
12.30 -12.50 Closing Address & Prizes

Ms Mairead Shields, The Meath Foundation



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