Records are now being uploaded for the Summary Care Record unless you have choosen to opt out basic medical information from your records may now be available to some staff in emergency care settings.
Your Summary Care Records contains 3 important pieces of information about you:
Medicines you take
Allergies you have
Any medicinces that make you ill
You can choose not to have a summary care record if you want to.
For more information go to www.nhscarerecords.nhs.uk
The Health & Social Care Information Centre (hscic) plans to upload information on every patient in the county over the next few months. Information about this transfer is available at http://www.nhs.uk/caredata.
Patient leaflet 2_cd_patient_information_leaflet.pdf
You can choose to 'opt-out' of the transfer please see a member of staff or print off the following 'opt-out' letter and give to a member of staff.
Care Data Patient Opt-out Letter
Coming soon Detailed Coded Record (DCR) soon you will be able to access your medical records on line. Please check our website for regular updates or ask a member of staff for further information.
Patient Consent Form For Antother Person to Access Their Medical Records - Patients who are willing to give consent for another person to have access to their medical records need to give written consent. Please download, comple and sign the following form or ask a member of staff.
Patient Consent Form For another Person To Access Their Medical Records
Updated March 2016