Publication - Strategy/plan

Heart Disease Improvement Plan

Published: 21 Aug 2014
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781784127039

The Heart Disease Improvement Plan sets out the priorities and actions to deliver improved prevention, treatment and care for all people in Scotland affected by heart disease.

Heart Disease Improvement Plan
Annex 2 - Resources and References

Annex 2 - Resources and References

Better Heart Disease and Stroke Care Action Plan (June 2009)

http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2009/06/29102453/11

ISD Scotland - Heart Disease

http://www.isdscotland.org/Health-Topics/Heart-Disease

Healthcare Improvement Scotland - Heart disease service improvement

http://www.healthcareimprovementscotland.org/our_work/cardiovascular_disease/heart_disease_services.aspx

Priority 1: Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease

  • SIGN 97: Risk estimation and the prevention of cardiovascular disease (February 2007)
  • NICE clinical guideline 71: Familial hypercholesterolaemia (August 2008)
  • Healthcare Improvement Scotland Clinical Standards: Heart Disease (April 2010)
  • NICE clinical guideline 127: Hypertension (August 2011)
  • CEL 01 (2012): Health Promoting Health Service: Action in Hospital Settings
  • The Scottish Government: Equally Well Review (June 2013)
  • Woodward M, Brindle P, Tunstall-Pedoe H. Adding social deprivation and family history to cardiovascular risk assessment? The ASSIGN score from the Scottish Heart Health Extended Cohort (SHHEC). Heart. 2006

Priority 2: Mental Health for Heart Disease

  • Newhouse A, Jiang W. Heart Failure and Depression. Elsevier Inc 2014

Priority 3: Secondary and Tertiary Care Cardiology

  • SIGN 96: Management of stable angina (February 2007)
  • Healthcare Improvement Scotland Clinical Standards: Heart Disease (April 2010)
  • Audit Scotland: Cardiology Services (February 2012)
  • ESC/EACTS Guidelines on the management of valvular heart disease (version 2012)
  • SIGN 93: Acute coronary syndrome (February 2013)

Priority 4: Heart Disease Management and Rehabilitation

  • SIGN 57: Cardiac Rehabilitation (January 2002)
  • Healthcare Improvement Scotland Clinical Standards: Heart Disease (April 2010)
  • The BACPR Standards and Core Components for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Rehabilitation (2012)

Priority 5: Heart Failure

  • SIGN 95: Management of chronic heart failure (February 2007)
  • Scottish Partnership for Palliative Care - Living and dying with advanced heart failure: a palliative care approach (2008)
  • Healthcare Improvement Scotland Clinical Standards: Heart Disease (April 2010)
  • NICE clinical guideline 108: Chronic heart failure (August 2010)
  • ESC Guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure (2012)
  • ESC Guideline on cardiac pacing and cardiac resynchronization therapy (2013)

Priority 6: Arrhythmias

  • SIGN 94: Cardiac arrhythmias in coronary heart disease (February 2007)
  • Healthcare Improvement Scotland Clinical Standards: Heart Disease (April 2010)
  • SIGN Prevention of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation: A guide for primary care (January 2014)
  • ESC Guideline for the management of atrial fibrillation (2010)
  • ESC Guideline on cardiac pacing and cardiac resynchronization therapy (2013)

Policy Context

Route Map to the 2020 Vision for Health and Social Care (May 2013)
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/0042/00423188.pdf

The Healthcare Quality Strategy for NHSScotland (May 2010)
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/311667/0098354.pdf

The 3-Step Improvement Framework for Scotland's Public Services (November 2013)
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/0042/00426552.pdf

2020 Framework for Quality, Efficiency and Value (June 2014)
http://www.qihub.scot.nhs.uk/media/607430/2020framework_12062014_final.pdf

Everyone Matters: 2020 Workforce Vision: Implementation framework and plan 2014-15 (Dec 2013)
http://www.workforcevision.scot.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/Implementation-Plan.pdf

Health Inequalities in Scotland (Audit Scotland, December 2012)
http://www.audit-scotland.gov.uk/docs/health/2012/nr_121213_health_inequalities.pdf

Making it Easy: A Health Literacy Action Plan for Scotland (June 2014)
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/0045/00451263.pdf

Preventing overweight and obesity route map (February 2010)
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/302783/0094795.pdf

Creating a Tobacco-Free Generation: A Tobacco Control Strategy for Scotland (March 2013)
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/0041/00417331.pdf

Useful Websites

NHSScotland Quality Improvement Hub
http://www.qihub.scot.nhs.uk

Scottish Patient Safety Programme (SPSP)
http://www.scottishpatientsafetyprogramme.scot.nhs.uk

Person Centred Care resources - QI Hub
http://www.qihub.scot.nhs.uk/person-centred.aspx

Everyone Matters: 2020 Workforce Vision
http://www.workforcevision.scot.nhs.uk

The ALISS Project - Accessing Local Information to Support Self management
http://www.aliss.scot.nhs.uk

The Health Foundation
http://www.health.org.uk


Contact

Email: Cheryl McNulty