ABUHB- Video Consulting, Emergency Dept To Minor Injuries Unit
Using Video consulting,provide an enhanced link between Consultants in the Emergency Deprtment of the Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport and the Minor Injuries Unit at Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr, Ystrad Mynach.
The technology is Video Consulting.
The solution is Attend Anywhere.
- Lessons learnt
Numbers of staff to train.
Availability of staff to train, whilst still providing sufficient ED cover, especially during the high demand season of Winter.
Improve the capability of ED staff to assess patients in MIUs by improving access.
Improve staff communication between sites.
Streamline the assessment of patients.
Potential saving in journey time.
Potential saving in journey cost (to either the patient or the Health Board)
Numbers of VC consultations conducted.
Outcome of the consulatations.