The SAFER Bundle is a way to operationalize reduction in needless waiting and values patients’ time.
We’ve heard the phrase ‘the right treatment, in the right place, at the right time’. Ultimately, we strive to ensure this for the people we serve within Nova Scotia Health, and the people we serve should expect this.
We know that...
Patients, especially those living with frailty, also experience complications associated with the environment itself such as infections, deconditioning, delirium, poor oral intake, loss of agency over small comforts, and other challenges.
More time spent in acute care settings leads to more vulnerability to other factors.