The Medical Psychology Department at South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provide psychological assessment and treatment services to individuals struggling psychologically as a result of a physical health diagnosis.
The COVID-19 Pandemic saw the necessity to move from face to face to video consultations using Attend Anywhere.
Sharon Brown, Innovation Portfolio Co-ordinator, had this to say:
Access to Attend Anywhere has enabled patients to continue to receive psychological assessment and treatment as inpatients and outpatients throughout the pandemic and beyond, supporting both patients and staff in the service provided.
The impacts and benefits of using Attend Anywhere can be found in the following: