FAQs

FAQs

What is the QuDoS in MS – Recognising the Quality in Delivery of Services in Multiple Sclerosis – programme?

The QuDoS in MS – Recognising Quality in the Delivery of Services in Multiple Sclerosis – recognition programme is a pharmaphorum initiative supported by the MS Trust and sponsored by a number of pharmaceutical companies.

Now in its third year, QuDoS in MS highlights innovation and excellence in MS care management and service delivery, recognising the valuable contribution of individuals and teams in improving the quality of life and experience of care for those with MS.

  • Entry is open to:

    • MS specialist nurses
    • Other nurses working in MS
    • Allied health professionals, including physiotherapists and occupational therapists
    • Neurologists – specialist registrars and consultants
    • Pharmacists
    • GPs
    • District nurses, practice nurses, community matrons
    • Healthcare professionals working in the community, a hospital or primary care setting, a nursing or care home or a rehabilitation or palliative care setting.
    • Multidisciplinary teams

    Whether you are working in a major centre or providing an MS service in a rural community setting, the QuDoS in MS are a chance to gain recognition for the difference you make to people with MS or nominate others for their great work.

    Click here to enter/nominate

  • 1. Click on the relevant category (or categories if you want to submit multiple entries across different categories).

    2. Download the form(s) as an RTF document. Once you have downloaded and filled in your entry form(s), please e-mail the form(s) together with any supporting materials you wish to submit, to the QuDoS team on qudos@pharmaphorum.com.

    3. You will then receive a message confirming receipt of your entry. If you have not received a confirmation e-mail within 48 hours of submitting your entry, please call or e-mail the QuDoS team on qudos@pharmaphorum.com and via telephone on + 44(0)1932 359203.

  • Entry forms should be e-mailed together with any supporting materials by the closing date of Monday 4th September 2017 to the QuDoS team.

    For further information/help with your entry, please contact the QuDoS team on qudos@pharmaphorum.com and via telephone on +44(0)1932 359203.

  • The organisers reserve the right to publish information provided in your entry/nomination form in the event booklet available on the evening plus other promotional materials relating to the QuDoS in MS recognition programme. Entrants may mark certain sensitive parts of their entry ‘not for publication’, provided such restrictions are not used unreasonably.

  • If your entry is shortlisted, the programme organisers may wish to reproduce a summary of your entry, photographs and any other supporting materials within literature they produce to promote the programme. On each entry form, there is a section for you to confirm you are happy for your materials to be used in this way. The programme organisers will not use any materials if you do not give express permission.

  • Yes – however, we are still interested in hearing about initiatives outside the UK that benefit patients and may be able to feature these as case studies or newsletters. Please contact the QuDoS team on qudos@pharmaphorum.com and via telephone on +44(0)1932 359203 if you have a project you’d like to share.