Posts in Category: Outpatients - Primary Care / Shared Care

Patient Centred Rheumatology Service  

In arthritis patients, the longer inflammation continues, the greater the degree of functional impairment. The Directorate was unable to meet NICE Quality standards, in particular starting treatment within 6-8 weeks. Routine patients were waiting... read more
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  30/04/2018   Categories: NHS Wales Awards Outpatients - - Improvement Compendium Outpatients - Primary Care / Shared Care
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Advanced Physiotherapy Practitioners in Primary Care 

The Primary Care workforce in North Wales is under severe pressure with insufficient General Practitioners. This initiative explores the effectiveness of Advanced Physiotherapy Practitioners (APP) clinically assessing patients with musculoskeletal... read more
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Integration of Primary and Secondary Care Cardiology 

Historically, the only route available for GPs to refer non urgent patients to a cardiologist at Cardiff and Vale University Health Board was by referral to a consultant cardiologist outpatient clinic. Through a growing recognition that the status... read more
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