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Our Portfolio

Here are a few of the areas we work in

Accident and Emergency

Accident and Emergency

We have undertaken six recent reviews of emergency departments and have developed this methodology to be one of our premier products.

Our clients include a city centre university teaching hospital one large multi-site DGH and four medium sized DGH.

AHP

AHP

Our AHP reviews can focus on any of the 14 professional groups; however, we most commonly review physiotherapy, OT, SLT and dietetics services.

Our clients include a large teaching hospital, an international sports medicine hospital and a medium sized DGH.

Anaesthetics

Anaesthetics

Our Anaesthetics reviews have focussed on medical workforce and job planning and have taken us to a specialist city centre hospital, an isolated multi site DGH and a medium sized DGH

General & Specialist Medicine

General & Specialist Medicine

We have supported medical workforce reviews in general medicine in a number of trusts, with two recent detailed reviews which included:

Acute Medicine, Respiratory, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Gastroenterology and Haematology.

General and Specialist Surgery

General and Specialist Surgery

We have also supported medical workforce reviews in general and specialist surgery in a number of trusts, including recent reviews of:

General Surgery, Trauma and Orthopaedics, Max Fax and ENT.

Interim Management

Interim Management

Another area we offer services in is interim management. We offer this in general management, medical staffing services and project management roles. We have recently completed a successful assignment in specialist medicine at a medium sized DGH.

International

International

Kendall Bluck has also supported projects in the Middle East and Ireland.

We supported a FIFA accredited sports medicine hospital in Qatar, a neonatal service in Dubai and both small and large hospitals across Ireland.

Maternity

Maternity

As with community services, we supported the maternity workforce planning for the largest reconfiguration project to date. This included both medical and midwifery staff. From this review we have applied our methodology to align midwives to activity, ensuring the provision of 1:1 care in labour is maintained.

Medical Staffing

Medical Staffing

Kendall Bluck has extensive medical staffing experience gained in acute trusts, deaneries and SHAs. We are unrivalled in our knowledge of medical workforce and have supported trusts with the consultant contract, New Deal contract, 2016 junior doctor contract, rota planning, job planning and pay banding appeals.

Paediatrics

Paediatrics

Paediatrics is another area we have extensive expertise in, from the reconfiguration programme already mentioned to job planning in a tertiary city centre hospital, redesigning medical workforce to sustain a small isolated site, and general team job planning.

Radiology

Radiology

Radiology, as with A&E, is one of our most requested reviews. We provide detailed analysis and job plan reviews which identify where the pressures are in the system, test by test, and allow a refinement of the workforce planning.

Reconfiguration

Reconfiguration

In addition to supporting the largest reconfiguration project in the history of the NHS, we have also supported the decision making process on smaller scale projects, covering a range of two to five site hospitals.