patient journey

patient journey

A formal term for the sequence of care events which a patient follows from the point of entry into the system triggered by illness until the patient is discharged from hospital to his or her home, care home, hospice or due to death.
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Press Ganey offers an integrated suite of solutions that enable enterprise transformation across the patient journey.
This is just the beginning for OncoCyte, and with our solid balance sheet, I look forward to leading our outstanding team to deliver tests that improve clinical decisions throughout the patient journey in lung cancer and beyond."
Komodo Health's AI platform cross-links patient journey data with other medical and healthcare datasets to extract new insights and deliver predictive analytics.
This patient journey solution now provides support after therapy is prescribed, but before the first fill.
With patients being at the forefront of everything we do, this event mirrors our commitment in supporting general practitioners as well as specialists to enhance the overall patient journey by addressing their needs."
Establishing a new regime for GP commissioning, Ms Helmn said that by providing support services beyond clinical education such as marketing, financial and patient journey planning advice, the Academy offered the means of integrating optical coherence tomography into practice.
The campaign also features a website - www.npsa.nhs.uk/pleaseask - which provides advice about the patient journey, with individual tip sheets for outpatients and inpatients, emergency treatment, and for those people supporting children or elderly relatives in hospital.
The pilots will streamline the patient journey and ensure a quality, accessible service closer to home"
The survey, carried out by the South West Wales Cancer Network, was designed to get the views of both patients and their carers, living in South West Wales as they travelled through their patient journey.

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