This week in #OurHealthService:

When patients admitted to St. Vincent’s University Hospital for management of the acute diabetic foot increased by 52%, staff established a project that resulted in fewer hospital admissions and fewer amputations.

They won ‘Best Integration’ at the 2017 Health Service Excellence Awards.

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