Helping people with acute respiratory infections to return home earlier through a virtual ward in Wigan

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In Wigan, a virtual ward supports people experiencing acute respiratory infections (ARI) in their own homes. We spoke to Karen Downs, Divisional Lead in Digital Care for Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (WWL) about how the virtual ward works.