PAD-QIF Newsletter – 2020 Issue #2

PAD-QIF Webinar

1st webinar of the Peripheral Arterial Disease Quality Improvement Programme.

Friday May 1st, 2020 12:00 – 13:00

The aim of the webinar is to discuss details of the implementation of the PAD QIF and current progress at the time of the COVID-19 pandemic. The webinar will be interactive and we encourage all participants to share their views, so please join using a device with microphone or your phone. Please circulate this newsletter to members of the multidisciplinary vascular team in your centre that may be interested to get involved in the project. For more information please email


12:00  Introduction
12:05  Impact of COVID-19 on vascular services
12:20  PAD QIP update
12:30  Using NVR data at local level to monitor progress & outcomes
12:40  Feedback session on the PAD QIP protocol
13:00  Close

Panel members

Jon Boyle — VSGBI Audit Committee Chair
Sam Waton—NVR Project Manager
Penny Birmpili—Research Fellow

NVR CLI Export analysis guide

We have produced a guide for exporting and analysing your hospital NVR data for CLI patients, and producing basic metrics such as admission to procedure time. It will be discussed at the webinar and we would appreciate your feedback on it.