ABUHB- Video Consulting, Maternity

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A three-way video connection was established between Royal Gwent Hospital (RGH), Newport, Neville Hall Hospital (NNH), Abergavenny and Ystbty Ystrad Fawr (YYF), Ystrad Mynach using Skype. This allowed midwives to discuss expecting mothers’ needs prior to any transfer together with RGH led advice. 

The technology is Video Consulting.

The solution is Skype For Business.

Partners / funding sources

Ashley Davies

Aneurin Bevan Universith Health Board.


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Procurement of equipment.

Reduced travel for patients.

Improved quality of care through improved communication.

Number of consulatations conducted using VC technology.