North East Pressure Ulcers Reduction Collaborative

Project Lead: Bob Brown

This programme bought together over 100 participants from 10 primary, community and hospital care from the NENC delivering training to over 100 participants to reduce the prevalence of pressure ulcers.

This programme achieved a reduction of 36% pressure ulcers prevalence across the region. In collaboration with NHS England, the programme has now set up a train the trainer programme in 10 organisations such as Foundations Trusts, care homes and North East Ambulance Service.


Pressure Ulcer Case Study Nov 2017

North East Pressure Ulcer Reduction Collaborative – Dr. Bob Brown, Executive Director of Nursing, Allied Professions and Patient Safety/Q Founding Cohort, South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust


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