The British Liver Trust have recently released a patient charter, which has outlined the standards of care that a patient should receive when they are diagnosed with liver disease. The standards have been agreed with BASL (British Association for the Study of Liver), BSG (British Society of Gastroenterology) and the British Liver Nurses Association. A copy of the patient charter can be found on the British Liver Trust website.
In addition to the patient charter, the British Liver Trust have launched a survey for patients diagnosed with liver disease. The survey asks patients about the care they have received in order to help the British Liver Trust campaign more effectively on behalf of all liver patients. Please complete the survey here.
Applications for the IQILS peer review assessments are now open
The IQILS accreditation programme is pleased to offer free peer review assessments to 8 services over the next two years. Each assessment will include a review of the service’s online submission, a site assessment and recommendations to the service.
Peer review assessments will help liver services to:
How can I apply?
Any service in the UK that is not an operational delivery hub for the Hepatitis C network will be eligible to apply, provided they are registered with the IQILS programme. Places will be allocated on a first come first serve basis.
Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in applying.
Norgine Pharmaceuticals Ltd have provided financial support by way of sponsorship for the support of the IQILS peer review visits. Norgine Pharmaceuticals Ltd had no editorial input into the content of this programme.
Please email email@example.com if you have any questions.
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