Effective discharge from hospital: the role of communication of home circumstancesDownload (PDF 210KB)
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Effective discharge from hospital: the role of communication of home circumstances
Date of publication
Wednesday, 1 February, 2017
Date evidence capture began
Sunday, 1 May, 2016
Date evidence capture finished
Sunday, 8 January, 2017
Type of report
Continuity of care
Integration of services
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Was the work undertaken at the request of another organisation?
What type of organisation requested the work
Primary research method used
How was the information collected?
If an Enter and View methodology was applied, was the visit announced or unannounced?
Secondary care services
Types of disabilities
Long term condition
What type of pregnancy or maternity themes are included in the report
Number of people who shared their views
All people over the age of 65
Does the information include public's views?
Does the information include carer's, friend's or relative's views?
Does the information include staff's views?
Types of health and care professionals engaged
What was the main sentiment of the people who shared their views?
Were recommendations made by local Healthwatch in the report?
Does the information contain a response from a provider?
Yes action has been taken or promised
Is there evidence of impact in the report?
Is there evidence of impact external to the report?