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Ambulance handover to emergency care

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Description A standard for the information that is shared when care is transferred from ambulances to emergency departments.
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Has the standard been published?
Nationally Mandated false
Status of standard draft
Publication due
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    • Continuity of care (ToC)
    • Demographics
    • Key care information
    • Prescribing
    • Patient communication
    • Information governance
    • Tests and diagnostics
    Care setting
    • Hospital
    • Urgent and Emergency Care
    Related standards Emergency Care Dataset [ECDS] and the Ambulance Dataset [ADS])
    Dependencies SNOMED, FHIR, EPR in the ambulance services and receiving compatible ED systems.
    Endorsements This standard has been endorsed by the following organisations: * Association of Ambulance Chief Executives * Chartered Society of Physiotherapists * College of Paramedics * Royal College of Emergency Medicine * Royal College of Nursing * Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists * Royal College of Occupational Therapists * Royal College of Physicians * Royal College of Surgeons * Royal College of Psychiatrists