Smarter technology

Data sharing   All five hubs in the Encompass area are now sharing patient records. This allows all  the organisations involved in the multi-disciplinary teams to communicate and input data outside of the meetings where they discuss the patients This has greatly improved efficiency and the ability to see more patients.   Data Sharing Agreements […]

Access specialist geriatrician advice

GPs can now access specialist geriatrician advice every day from 12 – 2pm. The new service allows GPs to talk to a geriatrician direct, clinician-to-clinician about frail patients at risk of acute hospital admission in the next week.   See the leaflet: Consultant geriatriacian_ A5 leaflet_FINAL email version (1) The phone line can provide: Advice […]