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A hospital's venous thromboembolism prevention programme in the UK
  1. Sheena Patel
  1. Correspondence to Sheena Patel, Department of Pharmacy, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, 369 Fulham Road, London SW10 9NH, UK; E: Sheena.Patel{at}


Venous thromboembolism (VTE) prevention continues to be a national priority. The introduction of the Commissioning for Quality and Innovation goal for VTE has allowed organisations to implement and drive changes in VTE prevention following an integrated approach of policy levers.


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