An overview of improvements to stroke care in Greater Manchester

Improvements to stroke care in our region have been driven through managed networks; initially the Strategic Clinical Network and since 2015 via the Operational Delivery Network (ODN). In 2020, new Integrated Stroke Delivery Networks will be established across England as part of the Long Term Plan that will perform a similar function to the ODN.

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Measuring the quality of stroke care to improve outcomes

Outcome measures help demonstrate¬†changes in the health of an individual, group or population which is attributable to an intervention.¬†It is important that we measure the outcomes of the stroke care provided in our region to help us understand how we can make further improvements. (more…)