• Established
    in 2007
  • Connecting Specialists
    In VTE prevention
  • A Nationwide
    Network
  • Global Leaders
    In VTE Prevention

VTE Exemplar centres form a diverse and enlightened network of hospitals that have an existing track record of excellence in VTE prevention and care, offer practical support and advice to other centres by sharing their resources, and collaborate on clinical research into VTE prevention

National VTE Exemplar Centres Network

 

News & Events

 

Latest News

New Exemplar Centre-Royal Orthopaedic Hospital

17-08-2018

New Exemplar Centre-Royal Orthopaedic Hospital

Professor Arya and I travelled to Birmingham to visit the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. We were met by Clinical Nurse Tutor, Karen Hughes who had submitted the application for VTE Exemplar Centre status. An inspirational multi-disciplinary presentation followed which outlined the commitment to quality VTE prevention care at ROH. This stimulated much discussion … Read More

Exemplary care in anticoagulation and VTE prevention

17-08-2018

Exemplary care in anticoagulation and VTE prevention

On 30th April 2018, the Exemplar Centres National Nursing and Midwifery Network (NNMN) hosted the study day “Exemplary care in anticoagulation and VTE prevention” at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Nurses and midwives from over 20 healthcare providers came together to learn about; safe management of anticoagulation, formation and treatment of VTE, bleeding management, … Read More

Upcoming Events

26 Aug 2018

VTE Exemplar Centres 10th Anniversary Event

King’s Thrombosis team hosted an event to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the National VTE Exemplar Centre Network on 13th October. The celebration was attended by colleagues from across the country who have been vital to the success of the National VTE Prevention programme. The event was opened by Professor Sir Bruce Keogh (NHS Medical Director) who is the architect of the National Programme for VTE prevention. This programme is a key national patient safety initiative which has successfully reduced blood clots in hospitalised patients and is hailed globally as an exemplar. Read More

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