How to be an effective commissioner and how to make good use of business intelligence were key themes at the Information for Commissioning conference. Rebecca Todd reports.
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University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust has gone live with the first phase of a Cumbria-wide resource matching and e-referral system.
Healthcare Gateway has won contracts with NHS trusts in Cumbria and Merseyside that will enable 1.1m GPs to receive hospital discharge summaries via the Medical Interoperability Gateway.
Out-of-hours and minor injuries services across Cumbria can now view a patient’s GP record with 80% of GPs streaming information via the Medical Interoperability Gateway.
NHS Cumbria has forged ahead with an ambitious interoperability project. EHI Primary Care reporter Rebecca Todd reports.