Gloucestershire patients rate telehealth
PERFORMANCE: Almost 90 per cent of patients receiving telehealth services in Gloucestershire would recommend the service to their friends and family, an anonymous survey by NHS Gloucestershire has found.
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Currently 305 patients in the county are receiving telehealth. Of these 85 per cent rated the service good or excellent.
A report to Gloucestershire County Council’s health overview and scrutiny committee said up to 6,000 residents with long term conditions could benefit from telehealth most of the county’s 85 GP practices were referring to the service.