QI and audit
The National COPD Audit Programme, which has run two rounds of national pulmonary rehabilitation audit, comes to an end in February 2018. The Programme will be superseded by a new National Asthma and COPD Audit Programme, which will include further audits of pulmonary rehabilitation services.
Information on the National COPD Audit Programme 2017 audit is available here: https://www.rcplondon.ac.uk/projects/national-copd-audit-programme-pulmonary-rehabilitation-workstream
The Programme has published the following reports:
Steps to breathe better: results from the 2015 clinical audit
Time to breathe better: results from the 2015 organisational audit
Beyond breathing better: outcomes of patients in the 2015 audit