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Episode 3: Communication, meetings, and journal clubs.

The Quality Improvement (QI) Boxset will allow you to learn about Quality Improvement with small bite-sized episodes of content. Just like streaming services, you can scroll and pick and choose what you want to watch or listen to. 

Episode 3 includes:

  • Putting together a plan for a practice meeting.
  • Discussing ways to improve communication in your practice.
  • Organising journal clubs within your practice.


Quality Improvement meetings in practice

Quality Improvement meetings in practice

CPD: 30 minutes

Watch this webinar from Lizzy Whiting on how to have effective QI meetings in practice.

Communication in practice

Communication in practice

CPD: 25 minutes

How can you utilise systems and meetings to aid communication in practice? 

Pam Mosedale, QI Clinical Lead, chats to Professor John Williams, National Surgical Lead at Vets Now.

Setting up and running a journal club in practice

Setting up and running a journal club in practice

CPD: 15 minutes

Journal clubs can provide a framework for you to explore the latest research and apply what you have learned in clinical practice.

Sally Everitt, inFOCUS Clinical Lead, talks to Pam Mosedale, QI Clinical Lead, about how to start a journal club, including how to select and critically appraise papers.

Appraising CPD

Appraising CPD

CPD: 10 minutes

What did you bring back from your last CPD? In this webinar, Dr Marnie Brennan explains how to look at what you learned critically.

WhatsApp journal clubs

WhatsApp journal clubs

CPD: 5 minutes

Journal clubs don’t have to depend on the team being in the same building. Listen to Rachael Bacon, RVN, explain the benefits of group chat journal clubs.

Clients' view of QI

Clients' view of QI

CPD: 15 minutes

Have you ever thought about whether your clients care if your practice participates in QI activities? 

Caroline Freedman, the representative for pet owners on the RCVS’ Practice Standards group, chats to Pam Mosedale about the clients' perspective. 

What is reflection and how do I do it?

What is reflection and how do I do it?

CPD: 2 minutes

How can you get the most out of your CPD? Linda Prescott-Clements, RCVS Director of Education, explains about using reflection in CPD.

Why is reflection important to outcomes-based CPD?

Why is reflection important to outcomes-based CPD?

CPD: 1 minute

RCVS Director of Education Linda Prescott-Clements discusses reflection's central role in outcomes-focused CPD.