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National report on urology surgery published Extended role of specialist urology nurses will support outpatient treatment for patients National review of urology services highlights workforce and service configuration The latest report from the Getting It Right First Time GIRFT programme has called for the further development of specialist urological nursing to deliver high quality, patient-focused urological care.
The GIRFT national report on urology services in England highlights the need for a better career structure for specialist urological nurses, to extend their role and help deliver more treatment in an outpatient setting.
It also recommends greater consultant focus on emergency care, helping to provide definitive diagnosis and treatment for patients who are admitted as an emergency with conditions such as urinary retention and urinary tract stones, which result in an estimated 6, patients a year being admitted to hospital.
The key measures include: The report sets out a series of ways to improve the delivery of NHS urology services and offer a better patient experience.
In turn, this will reduce unnecessary admissions, length of hospital stays and help improve waiting times for those requiring admission for surgery. Much of this work can be undertaken by specialist nurses.
The report adds that if more on-call consultants can oversee emergency care, free from elective responsibilities, then it is expected that a greater proportion of patients will have key decisions made about their care on emergency admission and receive definitive treatments rather than interim procedures.
There are already established networks for urology cancer care, with certain providers acting as regional centres for particular types of cancer. These existing networks could form the basis for a more comprehensive model.
It is time that training programmes for specialist nurses and other members of the workforce were developed within a proper educational framework. There is also a need for urology networks — it is clear that comprehensive high-quality urology services cannot be provided across a geographical region without a more structured approach to inter-departmental cooperation.
Increased use of day surgery. The changes to the way services are provided which GIRFT advises offer an opportunity to improve the quality of care patients receive.
We are particularly supportive of the recommendations the report makes on variation in emergency practice with respect to stone disease and urinary retention. The RCS welcomes the proposal to enhance training for specialist urological nurses, and believes that patients would benefit from this being extended to other members of the wider surgical team, including physician associates and surgical care practitioners.Yes.
You may receive up to three calls. You will be contacted a few days prior to surgery by a member of your health care team.
This call will include a routine health assessment, instructions for the day of surgery, and answers to any questions you may have. The patient Upon admission Informed Consent The process of advising a patient about treatment options and, depending on state laws, the provider may be obligated to disclose a patient’s diagnosis, proposed treatment/surgery, reason for the treatment/surgery, possible complications, likelihood of success, alternative treatment options, and.
An admission note is part of a medical record that documents the patient's status Health care professionals use them to record a patient's baseline status and may write additional on-service notes, progress notes Admissions to a hospital not associated with a surgery are also sometimes included here.
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