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FOCUS Unit (previously called RACE Unit) - QIPP 1.14

Project Manager & Contact Details

Sophie Spencer & Tom Addey

PMO Contacts

Emma Tee

Project Overview

The Primary Aim of the FOCUS Unit is to facilitate the rapid clinical assessment, investigation and interventions. To support early discharge or admission for older people presenting to the Royal United Hospital Bath.

Key Objectives

  1. Introduction of a FOCUS unit with facilitates earlier discharge for older people when appropriate
  2. Reduce LOS for FOCUS patients

Reporting to

Transformation Board

Patient Benefits

Earlier admission and/or discharge and reduced LOS

Trust Benefits

Reduced LOS, more appropriate admissions, reduced readmissions

Quality Pillars

Demonstrating Performance
Quality Improvement
Reputation Management
Physical Environment

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