GP Care ultrasound service sustains its excellent response rates

GP Care is delighted to announce that its ultrasound service is continuing to provide excellent service levels to patients.

An internal review of performance metrics and audits showed that the service, which is delivered by HPC registered Advanced Practitioner Ultrasonographers and Consultant Radiologists using state of the art mobile ultrasound equipment, is continuing to provide a consistently excellent quality of care in a highly organised and efficient manner which is being well received by patients.

Some key metrics include:

  • 100% of scans provided from community settings or within the home;
  • Average waiting time of less than 10 days, with appointments generally available within 3 to 5 days;
  • Average call answering times of under 8 seconds, with no use of automated telecoms systems;
  • Consistently excellent patient feedback.

Our ultrasound service continues to expand and further recruitments, equipment purchases and systems implementations are currently ongoing.

Further information
For further information on GP Care's Community Ultrasound Service or on any of our other services please contact us on 0333 332 2100 or at info@gpcare.org.uk.

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