Unsure about using the Summary Care Record?

New guidance explains how and when to use the record

We’ve heard from you that you don’t always know how and when to use the summary care record.

Our updated guidance answers all your concerns.  It also helps you understand how using the record will improve the care you give to patients and make your working practices more efficient.

Developed in collaboration with NHS Digital and the Company Chemists Association, the new guidance includes:

  • A mythbuster section to allay any worries
  • Short video clips on how the record can be used
  • An updated decision-making tool
  • Detail on how using the record can help you meet the GPhC’s Standards for Pharmacy Professionals

Take a look at the new guidance on the Summary Care Record