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Promising debut Local Pathways of Care event

 

Pathways of Care eventSpecialist clinicians at the Royal Devon & Exeter hospital and almost 100 GPs came together in the first event of its kind to showcase healthcare services and share best practice.

 

Twenty nine RD&E consultants gave presentations and joined talks to update GPs and other local healthcare professionals about RD&E services including diabetes, gynaecology, orthopaedics, stroke, urology and cardiology.Local pathways of care event

The debut Local Pathways of Care event at Peninsula Medical School on 11 May was organised by the RD&E and Right TraC, which works alongside healthcare providers to improve patient experience and choice.

Chief Executive of the Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust Angela Pedder said: “We were delighted that so many GPs attended an event which we hope gave a useful update on the clinical expertise and services they can draw on for their patients. We valued the opportunity to meet health professionals from the community we serve and discuss how we can work together to provide quality health care and make best use of NHS skills, technology and support in Devon.”

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