Entries by Ruben van Zelm

Successful Master Class on Care Pathways

From September 21 – 23, E-P-A organised the International Master Class on Care Pathways and the Organisation of Care Pathways. And it was a truly international event, with 25 participants from 10 different countries!

Experience wanted: updating and integrating existing care pathways in IT system

Our colleagues from the Alder Hey Children’s Hospital are requesting E-P-A members’ help and experience:   As part of a National Health Service initiative being run here at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in the United Kingdom, we are embarking upon an exciting project to update and integrate our existing care pathways into the hospital’s IT system.  Whilst the […]

Update Master Class September 2017 and Canadian Newsletter

International Master Class on Care Pathways and Organisation of Care Processes Our international Master Class is fully booked! Over 25 delegates from 14 countries have registered. New applications are placed on a waiting list. The Master Class teachers are preparing the courses and materials. Update from the Master Class will follow on our website   […]

Update English National Section

Further to the announcement of a new chair and co-chair for the English National Section we are delighted to announce that Gill Pope, Lecturer at the University of Central lancshire (UCLAN) will be taking on the role of second co-chair. This will strengthen the research and innovation aspect of the section.

New Office manager for E-P-A

After 9 years of supporting E-P-A in the role of office and membership manager, Alexandra Pardon has chosen a new career pathway. We thank Alexandra for her work over the last years in promoting and supporting the association, and the activities such as master classes and conferences. From March 1st, 2017 the role of Office […]

E-P-A Master class: September 21-23, 2017, Venice Italy!

The 3-day international master class on care pathways and organisation of care processes will be organised from September 21-23, 201 in Venice, Italy. The master class will focus on care pathways in relation to other current topics such as Pathways for Health and Value Based Healthcare. This should be more than only jargon or some words […]

First Announcement: E-P-A Summer school 2017

In September 2017 E-P-A will organize a 3 day international summer school on Care Pathways and Management of Care Processes. More info soon! The Care Process Self-Evaluation Tool (CPSET) for the first time in a Nordic language Many E-P-A members and care pathway developers are familiar with the Care Process Self-Evaluation Tool (CPSET), which ten […]

Wanted: expertise on CP for patients with low back pain

Dear care pathway expert, For a research project on “care pathways for patients with low back pain” we are looking for international expertise in this area. Low back pain is a common problem, with a lifetime prevalence of up to 80%, which results in a tremendous cost for society in terms of direct medical costs […]