The challenge you face

Do you feel seasonal pressures and spikes in demand for specialties including; orthopaedics, ophthalmology and endoscopy present a recurring challenge to your hospital? Increases in waiting times due to backlogs of procedure numbers run the risk of;

  • RTT standards being breached
  • patients quality of life decreasing
  • patients experiencing additional co-morbidities
  • surgeons being forced to wait for operating theatre time
  • a system with no redundancy for unforeseen breakdown or admissions

 

The Vanguard offering

An ongoing collaboration with Vanguard offers an effective way to manage varying pressures placed on your services. Whether an immediate need to respond to unprecedented demand or planning for an influx of patients during the winter period, work with the Vanguard team on following our 6 steps to success. During these steps we can jointly review your needs and prepare an appropriate, immediate action, or agree a contingency plan for use when required to include;

The flexibility of Vanguard facilities caters for a range of surgical procedures. They can be integrated with existing infrastructure with direct access to the main hospital via a covered walkway; or deployed as a dedicated surgical complex or as a self-contained unit.

The outcome you will see

  • Fully documented capacity contingency planning document which can rapidly deploy
  • Crucial extra bed or theatre capacity
  • Increased procedure numbers achieved within your hospital system
  • Maintain care standards and protect the patient experience
  • Provide a cost-effective alternative to outsourcing services to nearby hospitals
  • Help to protect the hospital revenue
  • Additional clinical support staff to alleviate your already stretched teams
  • Medical device equipment to supplement you portfolio