Digital version of hugely successful Red Bag scheme sees hospital stays for care home residents cut by four days in pilot

The pilot of a digital version of a scheme to ensure smoother transfers in and out of hospital for care home residents saw the length of each stay drop by four days and 35% fewer readmissions. Devised in Sutton, the original Red Bag scheme sees essentials such as key paperwork, medication and personal items like […]

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One year on: Free NHS lung health checks for local people in Sutton

Over 3,500 past and current smokers in Sutton have received a free NHS lung health check in the past year. The local targeted lung health check project launched in Sutton in June 2021. Developed by RM Partners West London Cancer Alliance in collaboration with the Royal Brompton Hospital and NHS Sutton, the project aims to […]

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