Our portfolio of solutions use digital technology to help hospitals deliver better care and a better patient experience.

ExtraMed Patient Flow

ExtraMed replaces manual processes with an intuitive digital solution that gives frontline staff and NHS Trusts real, actionable visibility of patient flow.

Vital Signs & Nursing Assessments

Available via PC, tablet, smartphone or ExtraMed bedside terminal, clinical staff can record patient observations digitally.

Case Studies

Find out how we’re helping NHS Trusts, hospitals and frontline staff deliver digital transformation at the point of care. View all the case studies here.

Dealing with winter pressures

With some concerns about winter bed pressures, the Royal Derby Hospital made improvement in this area a top priority.

A&E 4 hour targets at Luton and Dunstable

Luton and Dunstable NHS Trust have consistently exceeded the 4 hour A&E waiting time standard. How are they doing it?

Better nursing assessments

How East Lancashire Hospitals worked with ExtraMed to enhance assessments, support staff, improve handovers and increase data flow.

Improving accuracy at the point of care

ExtraMed Vital Signs and Nursing Assessments

Using a PC, tablet, smartphone, bedside terminal or computer-on-wheels, clinical staff can easily capture nursing assessments, vital signs and patient observations and benefit from proactive analysis and alerts.

Effective and efficient

Capturing observations digitally is quicker and more accurate than paper-based recording. It also means that assessments are instantly backed up and included in patient records. Data can be available across the hospital in real time – either through the ExtraMed system or by integrating with your EPR system. The system helps to proactively identify, escalate and alert medical staff to changing patient status.

Intuitive and proactive

With an intuitive, easy to use interface, clinical staff are able to concentrate on the patient and their care. The solution delivers increased accuracy and reduces the opportunity for errors in the recording of assessments and calculation of .

Vital Signs and Nursing Assessments provides:

  • Improved accuracy through real-time acuity
  • Unlimited assessments & care plans
  • Integration with Patient Flow
  • Management and oversight dashboards

Vital Signs and Nursing Assessments Key Benefits

Increase accuracy, efficiency and proactive support for assessments at the point of care.

NEWS Scores calculated automatically

National Early Warning Scores are calculated automatically, reducing the risk of errors and helping to improve patient outcomes.

Proactive patient status reporting

The system alerts ward staff, specialist teams and the operations centre to deteriorating patients, supporting early intervention and prevention.

At-a-glance updates

Supports ward staff with status-at-a-glance prompts and task lists to improve compliance with clinical standards.

Full audit trail and charting

The system supports investigations and reporting with access to data and details of how it was entered.

Wide range of assessments

NEWS, Waterlow, nutrition, falls and pain. The system also provides an interface for hospitals to define their own assessments.

Flexible and integrated

Vital Signs and Nursing Assessments is flexible and can be integrated with existing systems to provide a fully-featured, future-proof solution.

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