Emergency care discharge

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Description Sharing discharge information between Emergency Care and GP practices is essential for ensuring patient safety and good ongoing treatment
Reference code
Has the standard been published? Yes
Nationally Mandated No
Status of standard Active
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Standard type Record standards
Documentation Help Text
Link to Documentation https://theprsb.org/standards/emergencycaredischarge/
Contact details support@theprsb.org
  • Referrals
  • Demographics
  • Key care information
  • Prescribing
  • Tests and diagnostics
Care setting
  • GP / Primary care
  • Urgent and Emergency Care
Related standards This standard relates to the group of standards by the PRSB known as the transfers of care standards. It's also related to the NHS Accessible Information Standard
Dependencies This standard needs to be reviewed and implemented alongside [SNOMED CT](https://digital.nhs.uk/data-and-information/information-standards/information-standards-and-data-collections-including-extractions/publications-and-notifications/standards-and-collections/scci0034-snomed-ct), FHIR and electronic systems both ends
Endorsements This standard has been endorsed by the following organisations: * ADASS – Association of Directors of Adult Social Services * Care Providers Alliance * Royal College of Emergency Medicine * Royal College of General Practitioners * Royal College of Nursing * Royal College of Occupational Therapists * Royal College of Physicians * Royal College of Psychiatrists * Royal College of Radiologists * Royal Pharmaceutical Society * Institute of Health Records and Information Management * Tech UK