News Article

<< Back to news page

Implementation of Early In-reach Rehabilitation at Gold Coast’s Tertiary Referral Centre Reduces LOS

Categories: Innovation, Latest News, Public publish | Author: Sarah Brandt | Posted: 16/12/2016 | Views: 734
Gold Coast University Hospital was experiencing an increase in the number, complexity and acuity of patients requiring rehab services. In an effort to better manage these challenges they developed a Rehabilitation Response team. The multi-disciplinary team (11.3 FTE) introduced a 2 week program involving 10 different packages of Rehab. As a result, increased patient diversity and referrals from new specialties has been noted and a reduction in intervention and assessment times and ALOS has been achieved.

<< Back to news page

Sydney Office

Suite 804
28 Foveaux Street
Surry Hills, NSW 2010

Call Us

In Australia: ‎+61 (02) 8041-1421‎

In New Zealand: +64 (09) 889 0332

© 1995-2018 The Health Roundtable   

Partners and Members