Dr Dan Harman
Dan is a Consultant Community Geriatrician and Strategic Clinical Lead for Frailty in Hull and the East Riding of Yorkshire. Dan and colleagues have worked collaboratively with the CCG and health and social care providers to deliver a new and award-winning community frailty model based at the Jean Bishop Integrated Care Centre, Hull.
Since 2018, the specialist multi-disciplinary team have delivered proactive comprehensive geriatric assessment for people living with frailty resulting in a sustained reduction in unnecessary emergency care, primary care attendances and inappropriate polypharmacy costs. They have also implemented a 7day Urgent Community Response (UCR) which has been essential for the delivery of safe community-based care during the COVID-19 pandemic.