Summary Care Records
NHS Digital have made available the “business as usual” process for activating and amending Summary Care Records and smart card roles associated with SCR now the implementation phase has ended.
|To implement and use SCR you need a user (pharmacist or registered technician) and a SCR Governance person (SGP) who each have smartcards with SCR access on them.|
|Does your user have a smart card?||Contact your sponsor or local RA (Registration Authority) for help||Does your SGP have a smartcard?|
|Check smartcard is working and unlocked||Check smartcard is working and unlocked|
|Complete the online CPPE training||Complete the SGP online training on NHS Digital’s website|
|You now need to request the SCR role for your smartcard||Complete this NHS Digital online form to request the appropriate role based access codes (RBACs) for your smartcard||You now need to request the SGP role for your smartcard|
|Implement SOPs covering SCR use and SGP monitoring tasks|
|Complete the Acceptable Use Agreement (AUA) online|
|Check SCR works with your system||Consult your PMR supplier for more assistance.|
|SGP – start routine monitoring of SCR access|
|Congratulations! you have now successfully implemented Summary Care Records.|
The process is as follows:
There is separate, specific guidance for locums on the NHS Digital website.
Summary Care Records and Quality Payments
NHS Digital have produced a one-pager with specific reference to SCR quality points.
Click the link below to view the details:
Full details on SCR – Quality points can be found on the PSNC website, Click here