2017-2018 Funded projects

10 projects across Scotland have been awarded this year from the Improvement Fund.

The fund was set up in September 2017 to support projects at a local level that improve the quality of health and social care services in Scotland. This year’s application process resulted in 131 Expressions of Interest, making the selection process highly competitive.

  • Best In Class Approach To Management Of Lower Limb Arthritis
  • Community Support Programme For Early Discharge
  • Developing The HUG Model Of Family Integrated Care
  • Electronic Frailty Index: Identifying People With Mild Frailty And Developing A 3rd Sector Led Response
  • Mentoring Frequent Non-Attenders With Hepatitis In A Deprived Area
  • Nurse-Led Virtual Clinic In The Diabetes Antenatal Service
  • Pharmacist Prescribers Working With People Who Are Homeless
  • Rapid Access Specialist Neurological Physiotherapy Service
  • Supporting Care Homes To Embed A Robust Anticipatory Care Planning Approach
  • Supporting Community Recovery And Reducing Readmission Risk Following Critical Illness
  • Tailored Care Handling