Access Targets

Access Targets

The collective term for an NHS Plan (UK) which sets various targets for improving and modernising certain health services, so called because they relate to how people can benefit from services.
Example First visit with a healthcare professional after booking an appointment—target, 48 hours.
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This is because too many viable energy projects fail to make the transition from pipe dream to bankability, leaving the continent lagging behind its energy access targets.
"The Betsi Board's Corporate Risk Register, details the Board's failure to: control hospital acquired infection leading to increased morbidity and mortality; create a climate and culture which puts the patient first; deliver appropriate access to planned care within a reasonable time; manage and respond to unscheduled care demand in a safe and appropriate way; attain cancer access targets potentially causing harm to patients; manage concerns effectively and learn lessons to improve patient safety.
In addition, a financing gap of at least $20 million was identified to achieve national energy access targets.
"The gaps [in service]; ensuring quality of care; problems with CQC inspections; the need to move towards seven-day working; problems with access targets; local sustainability."
On the eve of the UK's general election results, a new report has emerged which states that once again the NHS failed to hit key access targets during the final quarter of the year.
The Minister emphasized to strengthen the monitoring system to access targets, objectives and outcomes of the projects.
He said that quarterly review and release of funds should be linked up with monitoring reports of the projects .Minister emphasized to strengthen the monitoring system to access targets , objectives and outcomes of the projects.
"The existing cancer treatment access targets will be at least retained.
The 'Two Minute Advantage' enables patients and practitioners to get more from each consultation and the NHS to hit smartphone access targets
(3) The Government's faster access targets can do something to help with this, (4) as well as Whanau Ora partnerships for increased community linkage to service.
Attend to gain actionable strategies into the expansion of IAPT to new areas including severe mental illness (SMI), learn how services are successfully meeting recovery and access targets, and developing their workforces and adopting new technologies to increase access to therapy.