Improving Patient Outcomes

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“This new audit has been commissioned by the Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP) and is funded by the NHS England and the NHS Wales as part of the National Clinical Audit and Patient Outcomes Programme (NCAPOP)”.

The findings from HANA will contribute to changes in clinical practice and ensure that patients receive the best care possible and experience an improved quality of life.

Professor Iain Hutchison

The National Head and Neck Cancer Audit (HANA) focuses on patients who have cancer of the head and/or the neck, of which there are approximately 10,000 cases each year. The overarching aim of this audit is to improve the quality of services and the outcomes achieved for patients with head and neck cancer in England and Wales.