• Established
    in 2007
  • Specialist in VTE
    prevention & care
  • 26 exemplar centres
  • Global
    leader in VTE

Anticoagulation Achievement Awards (AAA)

Invite applications from teams and individuals delivering outstanding practice in the management, education and provision of anticoagulation care in the UK To read more and apply: www.anticoagulationawards.org Closing date 31st May 2019

Further Reduction in VTE Related Death Rates in England

NHS Digital has just published encouraging data from the NHS Outcomes Framework Indicator 5.1 Deaths from venous thromboembolism (VTE) related events within 90 days post discharge from hospital. This indicator measures the number of patients who have been admitted to hospital with any cause and die within 90 days of discharge from a VTE related … Read More

Thrombosis UK – ‘Let’s Talk Clots’ for National Thrombosis Week

Prevent – Protect – Inform Thrombosis UK’s National Awareness Week and popular educational conferences ‘Let’s Talk Clots’ return this May! Register to attend one of the, ‘Let’s Talk Clots’ conferences taking place across the UK Manchester – London – Cardiff – Bristol – Belfast – Stirling View agendas and register: http://www.thrombosisuk.org/lets-talk-clots.php Be part of the … Read More

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

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