NSW Trauma Outcomes Registry and Quality Evaluation
The NSW Institute of Trauma and Injury Management (ITIM), together with other healthcare, university and government organisations, is undertaking a priority project called the NSW Trauma Outcomes Registry and Quality Evaluation (TORQUE).
TORQUE is a redesign and quality improvement project. It is funded by the NSW State Insurance Regulatory Authority (SIRA).
TORQUE consists of two main components:
- A re-design of the current NSW Trauma Registry including linkage to the eMR.
- A new Trauma Patient Reported Measures (PRM) program to be linked to the NSW Trauma Registry.
TORQUE will help trauma hospitals to monitor the quality of care they provide. In addition, valuable information will be obtained regarding the health and well-being of patients after they are discharged from hospitals. It will then be possible to identify areas of trauma care that could be improved for future patients with severe trauma in NSW.
For more information please contact:
+61 2 9464 4679