Table 1

Data resulting from each cycle of measurement including subsequent interventions

Measurement numberDateNumber of patients registeredNumerical increase, (Percentage increase from baseline rate)Subsequent intervention
129th January1129-Baseline Measurement
212th February1144+15
= Baseline rate of increase
Forms in Waiting Room (Patient Based Intervention)
326th February1162+18
(20% increase)
Posters in Waiting Room (Patient Based Intervention)
411th March1173+11
(26% decrease)
Discuss aims with Reception Staff, Apply reminders on to PC monitors, Attach EPS leaflets to paper prescriptions. (Staff Based Intervention)
529th March1200+27
(+80% from baseline rate)
Final Measurement