Case studies

DeRS – NHS ENGLAND South East

DeRS – NHS ENGLAND South East

Increasing pressures on hospital dental services. In many cases, patients were referred to inappropriate settings. Referrals were delayed and became expensive to manage. Healthcare activity information was sparse and arriving too late to be of use.Local pathways for...

Referral Management Centre

Referral Management Centre

Referral Management Centre need to reduce costs to meet the budget requirements of a local referral management service for around 100,000 referrals per year. Solution Vantage worked with the management team to identify current and ideal process flow. The eRS Optimiser...

West Suffolk Teledermatology Service

West Suffolk Teledermatology Service

Patient waiting too long for the diagnosis and treatment of skin conditions. Patient often waited several weeks or months to be seen and had to travel long distances to a hospital for appointments. What was done Local GPs identified the potential for Teledermatology...

Reducing pressure on hospital dental services for NHS England (South East)

Reducing pressure on hospital dental services for NHS England (South East)

Vantage worked with local dentists, hospital consultants and commissioners to agree referral guidelines (known as pathways). The guidelines were added to Rego. Rego was then made available to all referring dentists, and linked to their practice software to avoid duplicating patient information. Dentists were only asked pertinent questions so as not to waste their time.

Rego helps speed up hospital referral workflow

Rego helps speed up hospital referral workflow

The hospital felt it was spending too much time processing referrals. It wished to implement a specialist workflow solution to reduce clinical and administrative efforts in managing incoming referrals. Solution Vantage worked with the NHS Trust to...

Teledermatology

Teledermatology

The local hospital was struggling to service demand for dermatology services over a wide geographic area. The commissioner identified a need to reduce demand on hospital resources. Solution Vantage worked with local GPs, hospital consultants and commissioners to agree...