A recent article from the British Medical Journal suggests that exercise may be a more effective form of treatment for vertigo than traditional medications. However, many doctors and hospital staff remain unconfident in instructing their patients in proper vertigo-prevention techniques. Because of this, Health & Care Videos has created a video series that outlines these […]
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Healthcare videos are a powerful tool, if used correctly. They’re an effective way to engage and educate audiences about a variety of medical conditions, treatments and healthcare pathways. Here we’ll explore the statistics behind video usage in the healthcare sector, and the positive effects they can have for patients and clinicians. The power of video […]
NHS watchdogs have announced that a new nonsurgical treatment for enlarged prostate will soon be available for men across the country. This new procedure will reduce risks associated with general anaesthetic, surgery and long stays in hospital. It also means that men can avoid common side effects from surgery including loss of sexual function and […]
Hospitals across the country are taking part in the #EndPJParalysis campaign. Their aim is to get their patients dressed and out of bed as soon as they are able. Professor Jane Cummings, the Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) for England, launched the campaign at the CNO summit this year. “For many wearing pyjamas reinforces feeling unwell […]
Health and Care Videos is delighted to reveal a new collaborative working relationship with pioneering health technology company, Ultramed. This exciting collaboration presents a combined strategy to improve the pre-operative process for patients, as well as working to reduce costs and increase capacity in secondary care. Health and Care Videos provide consistent, easily accessible health […]
Triathlon season is on its way, so Health & Care Videos has chosen to sponsor Samuel Wyatt-Haines. He aims to complete five triathlons in five months – an incredible challenge, but he’s up for the task. Samuel has the full support of the Health & Care Videos team. So, we’d like to take this opportunity […]
Torbay Council digital project to give free support and training to 1000s of carers As part of their ongoing mission to meet the needs of over 16,000 people in the area that care for someone on an informal basis, Torbay Council are working in partnership with Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust and […]
GP practices across Devon have been funded by their CCGs to access customisable Health Information Video Libraries for a year to see if using video can help relieve demands on staff and waiting times. The video library, which is connected to the individual CCG or GP practice website, contains over 250 patient information videos across […]
Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust’s continued collaboration with Health and Care Videos has seen the number of patient information videos in the hospital’s collection grow to over 280 individual videos. These views have helped to reduce the pressures placed on many departments and produced several success stories, with video proving to: Here […]
Low attendance on the ‘Healthy Living with Type 2 Diabetes’ group sessions The Healthy Living with Type 2 Diabetes programme is a face to face group education session delivered by the Healthy Lifestyles team at Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust. Typically consisting of two, three-hour sessions, the course provides patients with information, motivation, […]