Virtual wards can reduce pressure on hospital beds and offer GPs a ‘step-up’ level of care. Graphnet's virtual ward solution is used across the NHS, enabling patients to be cared for at home, enhancing integrated health and social care and promoting multi-disciplinary team working.
Acting like a hospital at home, patients can be physically discharged to their home environment, but their care and clinical responsibility remains with the hospital until clinical discharge.
Clinicians assess patient risk to establish if it is safe to monitor the patient at home. Graphnet manages the logistics for your virtual ward, sending out the right equipment to the right place at the right time.
With many years of experience, Graphnet has successfully implemented virtual wards to support the monitoring of a number of conditions, including: