Media Release: South Australia home to one of the first standalone virtual hospitals

Amplar Health is part of the Medibank group. This media release was originally posted on the Medibank website. This is an excerpt only and the full release can be viewed here.

The Calvary Medibank Joint Venture, which delivers SA Health’s My Home Hospital service, has become one of the first standalone virtual hospitals delivering acute care to be nationally accredited to the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards.

My Home Hospital patients receive virtual and face-to-face care in the community, enabling hospital level care in the home.

The national accreditation adds to the success of the service to date in strengthening the health system by providing patients with additional choice about where to receive their health care, often from the comfort of their own home.

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