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 in one Place. It is held on a secure, confidentials computer system.

Dr Paul Maddy, GP at Hillfoot Surgery in Pudsey said:

“Leeds Care Record is a very valuable tool which helps support seamless care to our patients across the city”

“Understanding how adult social care is supporting one of our patient will help us to provide more effective care”.