? Ask a question Ask a question

Tagged with: urgent

patient talking to nurse in same day emergency care assessment

News

Same Day Emergency Care from the NHS

What is same day emergency care? Same day emergency care (sometimes called SDEC) is one of the many ways the NHS is working to provide the right care, in the right place, at the right time for patients. It aims to benefit both patients and the healthcare system by reducing waiting times and hospital admissions, where appropriate. Patients presenting at hospital can be rapidly assessed, diagnosed and treated without being admitted to a ward. If safe to do so, patients…

patient talking to nurse in same day emergency care assessment

News

Same Day Emergency Care

What is same day emergency care? Same day emergency care (sometimes called SDEC) is one of the many ways the NHS is working to provide the right care, in the right place, at the right time for patients. It aims to benefit both patients and the healthcare system by reducing waiting times and hospital admissions, where appropriate. Patients presenting at hospital can be rapidly assessed, diagnosed and treated without being admitted to a ward. If safe to do so, patients…

patient talking to nurse in same day emergency care assessment

News

Same Day Emergency Care

What is same day emergency care? Same day emergency care (sometimes called SDEC) is one of the many ways the NHS is working to provide the right care, in the right place, at the right time for patients. It aims to benefit both patients and the healthcare system by reducing waiting times and hospital admissions, where appropriate. Patients presenting at hospital can be rapidly assessed, diagnosed and treated without being admitted to a ward. If safe to do so, patients…

News

People with learning disability and COVID-19 vaccinations

The PCPLD (Palliative Care for people with Learning Disabilities) Network recently hosted a webinar; ‘Why all people with learning disabilities and their carers should be prioritised.’ You can watch a video of the event on YouTube below. About this Event ‘People with learning disabilities are disproportionally affected by Covid-19, and at higher risk of dying. Yet, most people with learning disabilities are not on the vaccination priority list. We think this is wrong.’ ‘We urge the Joint Committee on Vaccination…

Keep up to date

Sign up to our newsletter to receive information about our latest news and events.

Name(Required)
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.