Community PE Service Pathway - Anticoagulation. Registered GP referral to Secondary Care. Diagnosis of PE by Secondary Care NBT initiates patient on Warfarin (Day 1) NBT assesses patient for Community Anticoagulation. Patients not suitable for community anticoagulation.
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Registered GP referral to Secondary Care
Patients not suitable for community anticoagulation
Patients suitable for community anticoagulation: minimal symptoms (i.e. not requiring opiates/oxygen etc); physiologically stable; TNI/TNT normal; and imaging which shows a small to medium clot load
Patient experiences increasing pain or breathlessness
Target INR is
Secondary care (NBT Ward 105/C)
To continue provision of care within an acute setting
To investigate secondary causes and register with Haematology for INR testing
GP Care PE Service