Publication - Independent report

Redesign Urgent Care: paediatric pathway to flow navigation centres - review

Published: 25 May 2021

The Redesign of Urgent Care programme seeks to promote significant transformational change in how urgent care can be delivered for the people of Scotland. A multidisciplinary short life working group was convened to consider the implications of including individuals aged 12 in this new pathway.

Redesign Urgent Care: paediatric pathway to flow navigation centres - review
1. Purpose

1. Purpose

To consider the optimal pathways of urgent care for individuals aged under 12 years by:

  • considering the evidence of an optimal pathway of care for paediatrics' urgent care assessment and the safety of this in Flow Navigation Centre context
  • advising on the minimum specification required and assessing the readiness of the pathways, across NHS 24 and nationally, against this to include paediatrics in referrals to Flow Navigation Centres
  • reviewing data relating to paediatrics needs, capacity and demand to inform next steps and readiness

Contact

Email: UnscheduledCareTeam@gov.scot