Centre for Sustainable HealthcareEngland - OxfordEngland - national
Formerly a specialty trainee in renal medicine, in my role at the Centre for Sustainable Healthcare I have developed a particular interest in engaging clinicians in environmental sustainability and resource stewardship. I have published a proposed framework for the inclusion of sustainability in standard Quality Improvement methodologies:
- Sustainability in quality improvement: redefining value. Mortimer F, Isherwood J, Wilkinson A, Vaux E. Future Healthcare Journal, 2018 Vol.5(2):88-93
- Sustainability in quality improvement: measuring impact. Mortimer F, Isherwood J, Pearce M, Kenward C, Vaux E. Future Healthcare Journal, 2018 Vol.5(2):94-97
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Working with the ICP as an anchor institution, we will engage communities and healthcare staff in improving air quality, supporting them to co-create projects that benefit health and the environment.
Measuring and communicating environmental and social benefits to nurture new collaborative culture and greener ways of working in whole-system discharge to assess.