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a dispensary pills imageMay 17 2018

The Professional Record Standards Body (PRSB) is inviting views on information sharing between community pharmacies and other care providers.

Its wants to hear views from pharmacy teams, other health and care professionals, patients and clinical systems suppliers. Specifically, the survey asks about the information that needs to be shared and invites opinions on the following areas:

  • vaccination information recorded in the pharmacy system;
  • vaccination information which should be communicated to the patient’s GP.

The survey will help inform the increased drive to keep people healthy in the community, with the help of professionals.

“For this to happen, we need all health and care services to work together and share the right information between systems, so we can ensure that patients receive high quality care that is consistent at all times,” said the PRSB. 

The PRSB is working with the Royal College of Physicians Health Informatics Unit and NHS Digital. 

The online survey is open until May 31.

Link:
PSRB announcement    

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