Digitised Patient Care Pathways
Project: Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) assessment
- VTE rate reduced by 13%
- Awarded national exemplar status for VTE & shortlisted for HSJ Patient Safety award 2018
New electronic tool to standardise clinical practice and improve processes for screening and scanning for VTE. Provides clinical decision support to ensure the right treatment is administered at the right time for the right patients.
- Reduction in waiting times for scans
- Reduction in unnecessary tests and scans
- Reduced need for patient re-attendance