2017 – 2018 Prospective Annual Report of the NOD Audit Published

20 September 2019
Source: NOD/Royal College of Ophthalmologists

2017 – 2018 Prospective Annual Report of the NOD Audit Published Successfully completing another year of data collection from across 70% of eligible NHS trusts in England and Wales, the third prospective NOD Audit report on cataract surgery during 2017 – 2018 is published today, 12 September 2019. Cataract surgery is the most frequently performed elective surgical procedure in the

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Royal College of Ophthalmologists: #makemydatacount – Secure national audit funding to protect patient safety and professional standards

15 February 2019
Source: The Royal College of Ophthalmologists

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists is calling on all those involved in funding and running national clinical audits to support the #makemydatacount campaign. National clinical audits are important to measure how care is being delivered and how medical professionals are delivering that care to the highest standards possible. National audits are developed and continually improved to measure performance and outcomes,

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Royal College of Ophthalmologists, Vacancy: NOD (National Ophthalmic Database) Project Manager – (Maternity cover)

25 January 2019
Source: Royal College of Ophthalmologists

Salary: £35-41,000 Closing date:  17:00, Monday 4 February 2019 The Royal College of Ophthalmologists ensures that the highest achievable standards of eye care are delivered for patients through excellence in the training, education and assessment of eye doctors and their continuing professional development. The College is currently seeking a NOD Project Manager to play a significant role in managing a

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The second prospective annual report of the National Ophthalmology Database Audit

15 August 2018
Source: Royal College of Ophthalmologists

The second prospective National Ophthalmology Database (NOD) Audit report on cataract surgery performed in England and Wales during the 2016 to 2017 audit year has been published today, 09 August 2018. The report includes data on 183,812 eligible cataract operations undertaken between 01 September 2016 and 31 August 2017 by 83 NHS cataract surgical centres in England and Wales. For

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HQIP and RCOphth: New report shows a majority of cataract surgery centres are delivering high quality care for patients in England and Wales

14 July 2017
Source: HQIP/RCOphth

The first prospective National Ophthalmology Database (NOD) Audit report on cataract surgery in England and Wales looked at 120,722 cataract operations undertaken between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016 by 55 English and 1 Welsh NHS cataract surgical centres. View full report and key findings here The report shows that cataract surgery centres are delivering high quality care to

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Royal College of Ophtalmologists: National Opthalmology Database Audit – Annual Report 2016

29 April 2016
Source: Royal College of Ophthalmologists

  In the first annual report of the National Ophthalmology Database Audit published by The Royal College of Ophthalmologists (RCOphth) ‘historic’ or ‘legacy’ data have been used to highlight data completeness and to establish a robust methodology for future cataract surgery audit cycles. Posterior capsule rupture (PCR) is a complication in cataract surgery and it happens on average in about

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