Improving the discharge process for the frail and elderly at NHS Calderdale
Department of Health and Social Care
Published at : 29 Nov 2020
The Next Stage Review concluded that for quality to become the organising principle of the NHS it must be viewed from the perspective of the patient. Lord Darzi in High Quality Care for Alldefines quality as: patient safety, effectiveness of care and patient experience. Complex Discharge Nurses at NHS Calderdale realised they needed to find a baseline measure for the amount of time patients were spending in hospital.
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