Wawn Street Surgery

Wawn Street, South Shields, Tyne & Wear, NE33 4DX

Information Sharing

Great North Care Records

Joined up safer care across the North East

The Great North Care Record is supported by NHS organisations across the North East for further details visit:

www.greatnorthcarerecord.org.uk

 Alternatively, Click Here for a Patient Information Leaflet.

This information is also available in the practice – please ask at Reception.

Summary Care Records

The practice has enabled the Summary Care Record (Allergies, Adverse Reactions and Medication only) for its patients.

Patients can opt out of sharing their Summary Care Record information to other healthcare providers. You can do so by clicking on the link below, completing the opt-out form and handing it into Reception to allow us to record your request.

Opt Out

We also have printed copies of the Summary Care Record Opt Out form at Reception. Please ask at reception for one of the forms.

For further guidance on the Summary Care Record please visit the website below:

www.nhs.uk

Care.data – Sharing Your Information

Please follow the link below to find out more about the care.data programme

http://medical.cdn.patient.co.uk/pdf/28791.pdfhttp://medical.cdn.patient.co.uk/pdf/28791.pdf

Information on the Family and Friends Test

If you would like more information on the family and friends test please see this newsletter;

Family and Friends Test Newsletter

or alternatively you can visit;

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/friends-and-family-test-aims-to-improve-patient-care-and-identify-best-performing-hospitals

or the NHS choices website; www.nhs.uk