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Telehealth Paediatric Care at Sunshine Coast Hospital – Innovation winner - Patient Care

Categories: Innovation | Author: Matt Stewart | Posted: 2/12/2015 | Views: 1393
Many paediatric patients are too unwell to travel leading to increased anxiety of family members and a large number of “Fail to attend” appointments. To address this issue, the team at Sunshine Coast introduced a model of home care using clinical nurses and telehealth enabled Ipads.

Within 8 month of implementation, Sunshine Coast has ensured that all Paediatric patients have access to care, irrespective of difficulties to travel. They have delivered this with %100 patient satisfaction.

Sunshine Coast  Hospital's innovation presentation is available to HRT members by clicking here.

Other hospital’s innovations from the 2015 Innovations Meeting are available by clicking here.
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