Project ID: INDIGO-POJ-0114
Stage of development: Implementation
Policy sector: Health
Start date of service provision: Sep 2018
1.40m GBP (1.87m USD)
Care home residents in North West London aged 18 or older who are at the end of life.
This project aims to provide high quality care for over 3700 people across 100 care homes in North West London. A 24 hour telemedicine service will provide support for care home residents and clinical assessments will be made in the homes; the service includes rapid access to nurses who are able to visit patients in their homes and support them in crisis situations. This should reduce A&E attendances and hospital admissions, while providing treatment in a familiar setting.
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