Lanarkshire

NHS Lanarkshire is the third largest health board in Scotland, serving a population of over 650,000. It employs 12,000 people and is responsible for three district general hospitals and fifteen community hospitals.

Babu Mukhopadhyay Babu Mukhopadhyay
Babu Mukhopadhyay
Realistic Medicine Clinical Lead / Consultant Physician in General Medicine & Diabetes & Endocrinology

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Treatment Escalation Plan (TEP) guidance and training from NHS Lanarkshire

Treatment Escalation Plan (TEP) guidance and training from NHS Lanarkshire

April 8, 2021

There are a growing number of people in Scotland living with multiple, complex and fluctuating health conditions for whom personalised, careful and kind care is vital. All elements of an emergency admission cannot be planned for, and although many people may have an Anticipatory Care Plan, it may not help when faced with decisions about...

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Realistic Medicine Resources - NHS Lanarkshire

Realistic Medicine Resources - NHS Lanarkshire

July 19, 2019

Realistic Medicine Resources from NHS Lanarkshire NHS Lanarkshire have developed a range of resources to support the roll out of Realistic Medicine in the Health Board. These resources are available below: A 5 Questions poster and card design Five Questions Poster – Card A ‘5 Questions Answered’ design for use with cataract patients 5Qs Answered...

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Using the Scottish Atlas of Healthcare Variation: Case Studies

Using the Scottish Atlas of Healthcare Variation: Case Studies

July 1, 2019

Using the Scottish Atlas of Healthcare Variation: Case Studies The Scottish Atlas of Healthcare Variation is already being successfully used in a number of Boards. In May 2019, Dr Catherine Calderwood wrote to Medical Directors and Directors of Public Health to ask them to share their processes for reporting on the Atlas maps. CMO Letter...

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