“The introduction of Connecting Care is like the introduction of radios in World War One.”

“I would just like to say how incredibly useful Connecting Care is proving to be… it represents a quantum leap for out of hours.” Clinicians, practitioners and pharmacists involved in stage one.

“It was amazing having this resource over the long weekend. I was able to access information about a patient’s usual insulin regime when she was severely unwell and not able to communicate with us”. Joanna Latimer, Pharmacist, North Bristol Trust

Care Homes on Connecting Care and eRed Bag Information Governance Report

This report outlines the work and the outputs related to Information Governance from the ‘design’ stage of establishing Care Homes as partners within the Connecting Care Programme. The report includes input from key staff from Care Homes, NHS care providers, NHS Digital, Clinical Commissioning Groups, Patient representative groups and others. Much of this was engaged at a workshop in August 2019.

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