The UK model an ambitious national project, aiming for joined up care
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Presentation
- By: MCCLURE, Lindsay (PSNC, Aylesbury, United Kingdom)
The National Programme for IT within the National Health Service (NHS) in England is designed to connect the capabilities of modern IT with the delivery of the Government’s strategic plan for the NHS. It includes the electronic transmission of prescriptions, a national electronic health records service, an electronic appointment booking (referral).. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.