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Leeds leads the way in sharing electronic mental health patient records

Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (LYPFT) has become the first mental health Trust in England to make key aspects of its patient’s records available electronically to other health and social care organisations. The Trust, which provides mental health and learning disability services across Leeds and beyond, is part…

Leeds Care Record: Patient Experience

If you live in Leeds you will have a Leeds Care Record created for you. The information is taken from medical records you may have such as your GP record, hospital records or social care records.

Caroline Senior explains how Leeds Care Record has helped her to provide better care for her patients

Caroline Senior – Clinical Lead Cardiac Service for Leeds Community Healthcare

Leeds leads the way on shared records

Taken from DigitalHealth.net, published on 17th September 2015 The Leeds Care Record is live in all but one of the region’s GP practices, as well as in acute, mental health and community providers. The integrated care initiative has 700 regular users, who can access an individual’s health and social care details…

Leeds Care Record for national Health Service Journal Awards

Leeds Care Record is a finalist within the Enhancing Care by Sharing Data and Information category, recognising initiatives where data sharing has made a real difference to patient care – improving outcomes, experience and supporting patients to look after themselves better – while at the same time delivering . HSJ…

Yorkshire Post: More in online care record

A scheme to provide a digital care record for all patients in Leeds has been extended to adult social care information. Leeds Care Record aims to bring together certain information from the 300 clinical computer systems in the city so that health details held about a patient can be viewed…

Testimonials

Dr Adrian Rees, Yeadon Tarn Medical Practice talks about his experience of using the Leeds Care Record "I have been using the Leeds Care Record for the past couple of months now and have found it an invaluable aid to my clinical practice. It gives me a window into the…