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‘The right care at the right time’: the team helping patients leave hospital

Health staff are working with colleagues in social care and the voluntary sector to tackle the problem of delayed discharges

“From the minute a patient comes through the door – be that via A&E or one of our admission wards – we’re starting to think about how we can get [them] home,” says Rachel Blackmore, an operational manager at University hospital of North Tees in the north-east of England.

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2018-07-09T10:11:05+00:00 July 9th, 2018|Categories: Nonprofit News|