New quick guide will free up vital hospital services

DOMINIC CARTER | November 5, 2015

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A new quick guide, ‘Better Use of Care at Home’, has been developed to help people home from hospital. It contains practical tips, case studies and ideas to improve processes, relationships and the use of care at home. Dominic Carter, a policy officer with the United Kingdom Homecare Association, explains why the guide is needed

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Elliot Hospital is proud to be named one of Healthcare’s Top Wired Hospitals in the country. Hospitals & Health Networks magazine annual Most Wired hospitals show better outcomes in patient satisfaction, risk-adjusted mortality rates and other key quality measures through the use of information technology (IT), according to a new analysis. Elliot Health System has made information technology a priority in patient care in recent years, implementing electronic medical records, My E Chart, which allows patients to manage their personal medical records, wireless internet access for hospitalized patients and a wealth of information provided to both patients and staff via the internet. Elliot Hospital won in the Most Improved category in July 2008.

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