NHS Wales aims to get the very best outcomes for patients with the resources we have. To achieve this, we are working with patients and clinicians to gain a deeper understanding of the value we get.
Information about patient outcomes and experiences is vital to Value-Based Healthcare. Measuring standard sets of outcomes across Wales allows for comparisons that drive service improvements.
VBHC is helping to reorient health services to become focused on Patient-Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs). By defining and collecting PROMs via digital health assessments clinicians can improve direct patient care and make services better for the…
Interview: Dr. Sally Lewis, National Clinical Lead for Value-Based and Prudent Healthcare, explores how the pandemic could be the catalyst for a new era of care