A&E attendances and admissions down by 54% for a practice in Gateshead

02 Feb 2016

An award-winning GP practice in Gateshead has halved A&E visits for frail elderly patients using joined-up technology from EMIS Health.

Oxford Terrace and Rawling Road Medical Group (OTMG-RR), is using personalised care planning and shared records via EMIS Web to enable their complex care team to care for those at risk of hospital admission.

In just nine months, A&E attendances and admissions fell by 54% and requests for home visits from the GP dropped by 81%. 

Read the full story on the EMIS Health site.