Video Consulting To Care Homes & Ambulances (Abertawe Bro Morgannwg UHB)

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This Pilot project linked carehomes and ambulances via Video Consulting. It aimed to prevent unnecessary admissions to A&E whilst providing medical support to carehomes nursing staff. This project commenced in April 2015 and concluded later that year. The technology used was Cisco Jabber via iPads.

Sector
Video Consulting
Health Board
  • Swansea Bay University Health Board
  • Lessons learnt
  • Outcomes

Loss of Project Manager reduced project impetus.

The pilot is to prevent unnecessary A&E admissions keeping elderly residences in their homes and providing medical support for care home nursing staff.