News

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…

Leeds Care Record’s virtual ward launch helps GPs prepare their patients to leave hospital

The latest development for Leeds Care Record will provide GPs a single view of their patients that have been admitted to a ward across Leeds Teaching Hospital Trust sites called “Virtual Ward”. It assists care professionals in understanding what is happening to their patients whilst they are in hospital. It…

Mental Health Engagement for Leeds Care Record

The project is now at a stage where it is looking to bring information about people’s mental health to support this more joined up view. Leeds Care Record instructed Leeds Involving People (LIP) to ask views of service users and patients first.  The purpose of the engagement was to understand…

Leeds Care Record launches to the city of Leeds

Leeds Care Record is now being rolled out after a successful pilot phase across Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust, Leeds York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust and three quarters of the Leeds GP Practices to date. With the aim to improve care, the secure virtual health and social care record will…

Yorkshire Evening Post: Care Record for NHS Staff

Leeds: Mental Health workers are to have access to patients’ medical records, including medications and test results, as the Leeds Care Record is rolled out by Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.

Alzheimer’s Society Newsletter: Launch of medical record system

The Leeds Care Record is being rolled out across Leeds with the aim of improving care for people who use NHS and social care services. There are over 300 clinical computer systems in Leeds. They all hold clinical information about patients who have used services provided by their GP, at…

Margaret’s story

Sharing patient information Margaret is a patient at Rawdon Surgery, but spends a lot of her retirement living between Leeds and Florida, visiting family and friends. Married with three children, her husband and her own career with the Home Office have taken them around the world, and she has experienced…