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Appointments and consultations via video link

System: Attend Anywhere

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Problem Statement

To find an alternative method for delivering an Outpatient Consultation between a healthcare professional and a patient so that these patients continue to receive healthcare during the COVID-19 pandemic.

These are typically patients who have health problems who visit the hospital to see a consultant for diagnosis or treatment, but do not require a bed or to be admitted for overnight care.

What was the solution?

"Attend Anywhere"

This video consultation system can be accessed remotely via a PC or laptop with a camera or by using a smart-phone or tablet.

It is very easy to use. Once you are set up a virtual appointment with a patient, then you just click ‘Start Video Call’ to log into the virtual waiting room.

This solution is designed to replace traditional outpatient consultation. 

The patient clicks on a link and can then access a ‘virtual waiting room’ online via their computer or device.

The patient hears music and sees messages on the screen until the clinician is ready to join the consultation.

What are the Benefits.

Continuity of Care

  • Maintains continuity of care during measures imposed during COVID-19 Pandemic.

Better Outcomes

  • Longer term, Patients have better outcomes because of timelier access to specialists who can apply the highest standards of care associated with their clinical discipline when evaluating the patient.
     

Time Saving

  • This solution saves time by eliminating travel

Better Patient Experience

  • Patient receives care safely and also saves time travelling to Hospital sites, improving their outpatient experience and daily lifestyle.

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