Support Alert

HSCIC SCR factsheet updated to cover gaining consent and Care Homes (England)

18 Apr 2016

The Health & Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) have updated their SCR and community pharmacy factsheet to include guidance for community pharmacists accessing the Summary Care Record (SCR) for patients in care homes

The PSNC have also updated their Electronic Health Records FAQs section with scenarios covering permission to view the SCR for patients in care homes

We have updated our RPS SCR Decision tool to reflect this update