Key Dates

Pilot Phase

  • May 2015 - September 2015: Pilot of the audit data collection tool

 

Data collection for first year of the prospective audit 

  • 1 September 2015 - 31 August 2016 (Cataract operations performed during this period)

 

Data collection for second year of the prospective audit

  • 1 September 2016 - 31 August 2017 (Cataract operations performed during this period)

 

Data collection for third year of the prospective audit

  • 1 September 2017 - 31 August 2018 (Cataract operations performed during this period)

Data submission will take place on 28 September 2018 for the data contribution period 01 September 2017 to 31 August 2018.

USING MEDISOFT EMR SYSTEM - your data will be extracted by the EMR provider and then transferred to the NOD statistician for analysis. Locally no action is needed.

IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR TRUSTS USING OTHER EMR SYSTEMS AND IN-HOUSE DATABASES - please note that the data submission process has changed to ensure that all data are transferred within the N3 network, i.e. from N3 to N3. Your data will need to be submitted via https://nww.sft.nhs.uk to the NOD Statistician, Paul Donachie (ghn-tr.nod@nhs.net) who is based at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation trust.

 

Data collection for fourth year of the prospective audit

  • 1 September 2018 - 31 August 2019 (Cataract operations performed during this period)

 

Report Publication dates

  • April 2016: Publish the annual report on legacy data analysis
  • July 2017: Publish the annual report on first year of the prospective audit
  • August 2018: Publish the annual report on second year of the prospective audit
  • July 2019: Publish the annual report on third year of the prospective audit