Understanding and Reducing Variation in Healthcare

  Category: SPC, Analysis, Variation

Thursday 22nd October 2015 - Sheffield - Registrations now closed

An opportunity to find out more about the concept of variation in healthcare including a forum to discuss and outline measurement strategies that effectively address variation in healthcare.

Date: Thursday 22nd October 2015, 09:30 - 13:00 (registration from 09:00am)

Venue: The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, Sheffield S1 4FW

Registration: Please click here to register for this event.

Flyer: Registrations are now closed.

For further information please contact Vicky Padgett on 01274 383926, or at vicky.padgett@yhahsn.nhs.uk.

The workshop/event is FREE to all NHS and Care organisation staff within the Yorkshire and Humber region, but a cancellation charge of £50 may apply if less than 48 hours’ notice is given.

As a follow up to this workshop, we will be offering a full day practical session on how to plot and produce Statistical Process Control (SPC) in Healthcare.


09:00 Registration

09:30 Welcome and introduction

Understanding Variation Part 1

11:00 Break

Understanding Variation Part 2

12:30 Close

The event will be delivered by:

Professor Mohammed A Mohammed
Professor of Healthcare, Quality & Effectiveness, University of Bradford

Professor Mohammed has extensive experience in health care quality in both primary and secondary care and is a leading expert in SPC. He has also published a number of key papers on the use and abuse of statistics.

Professor Mohammed is a Professor of Healthcare, Quality & Effectiveness in the Faculty of Health Studies at the University of Bradford and the Deputy Director at The Bradford Institute of Health Research. He is an Academic Advisor to the Yorkshire & Humber Academic Health Sciences Network Improvement Academy.