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Consultant appraisal

Image: HED consultant appraisal information on a computer screen

Working closely with consultants, HED has created a range of consultant appraisal reporting metrics.

These online tools allow consultants to benchmark performance with local colleagues and compare nationally.

Consultant appraisal report (all specialties)

Report contains a range of indicators for all activity recorded under a particular consultant. Metrics include:

  • inpatient workload volumes
  • performance indicators
  • governance indicators
  • high volume day case procedures
  • high volume inpatient procedures
  • outpatient workload
  • procedure indicators

Consultant appraisal PDF

This area is designed to allow consultants to easily export a report containing an overview of their individual performance, trust specialty performance and national specialty performance.

Peer performance which details specialist hospitals for both Trauma and Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery are also available.

Surgical specific reports

Surgical specific reports have been designed based on the Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) reporting papers. Covering all the RCS areas:

  • Cardiothoracic
  • ENT
  • General
  • Neuro
  • Oral-maxillofacial
  • Paediatric
  • Plastic
  • Trauma and Orthopaedic
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Urology

Both types of reporting modules provide an overview of the individual consultant’s performance, the local specialty peer performance and the national specialty peer performance.

The modules give access to the patient records in order to further investigate the data that underpin the metrics.

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Any issues or queries are dealt with swiftly by the helpdesk. The training provided has been very useful and has enabled us to roll the tool out across the Trust by utilising the skills of our own staff and material provided by HED to train others.

Doncaster & Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Trust