Tag Archives: Care

Headache Specialists Dissatisfied With Migraine Care in the ED

Many headache specialists are not satisfied with the care their patients receive in the emergency department (ED), demonstrating the need for more standardized protocols for ED visits by patients with known headache disorders, according to a new study. Emergency department (ED) visits for migraine are prevalent and create a burden on the patients and healthcare… Read More »

Tech key to redesigning outdated model of outpatient care in the UK

The traditional model of outpatient care is creating unnecessary pressure on patients, clinicians and the NHS as a whole, a new report from the UK’s Royal College of Physicians (RCP) warns.  Excluding A&E, outpatient appointments account for around 85 per cent of all hospital-based activity in the UK, and figures indicate that the number of consultations… Read More »