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Vantage Health Awarded Innovate UK Grant

Vantage Health Awarded Innovate UK Grant

An AI-powered solution for managing demand for hospital services has been awarded a grant from Innovate UK, the UK’s innovation agency, in recognition of its effectiveness in dealing with the huge increase in demand for hospital services due to the Covid-19 crisis....

Vantage Health Awarded Innovate UK Grant

An AI-powered solution for managing demand for hospital services has been awarded a grant from Innovate UK, the UK’s innovation agency, in recognition of its effectiveness in dealing with the huge increase in demand for hospital services due to the Covid-19 crisis....

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 demand for services post Covid-19 & recovery planning

Reducing demand for services post Covid-19 & recovery planning

The NHS is expecting high demand for services as we come out of the Covid-19 pandemic. Vantage has delivered reductions in outpatient attendances of 30% prior to the crisis and is now looking at ways to further increase this number. Recovery Plan for GPs We offer a...

Support to the NHS during Covid-19 pandemic

Support to the NHS during Covid-19 pandemic

Vantage provides AI-based pathway management for around one third of UK dentists, in 65 CCG areas. For these clients, we were quickly able to create a directory of services and develop new pathways within our Rego platform to ensure that local dentists could quickly and easily refer patients to their local urgent care hub. With the help of NHS England, the work was completed in record time and the service was operational in just a few weeks. As a bonus, Vantage implemented an electronic prescribing service which removed the need for paper prescription and, as a result, reduced the risk of infection.

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.

Supporting the NHS Elective Care Transformation Programme

Supporting the NHS Elective Care Transformation Programme

Around the country STPs and CCGs have created local pathway guidance to support GPs in deciding how to treat and refer their patients. In most cases this guidance is on paper (or electronic paper such as PDFs). The GP does not have the time to read the guidance or to...

Outpatient Transformation – The Missing Link

Outpatient Transformation – The Missing Link

Outpatient Transformation Programmes have been running across the NHS since 2018. So why so little success? The programmes have generated thousands of guides and pathways. Mainly on paper, but sometimes in the form of electronic manually and forms. Hundreds of...

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...