Looking at the patient's journey though the care service
What is it about?
By looking at the patient's journey though the care service, improvements can be implemented to make the delivery of health services more effective. If parts of the patient's journey are analysed, it is possible to identify constraints and bottlenecks that make this journey less effective.
Why is it important?
This article encourages healthcare assistants to think of every stage of their patients' journeys - from the first sign of illness, through treatment until final discharge.
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