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Use this directory to find nationally recognised data standards for use in health and adult social care.


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  • Automatic Identification and Data Capture for Patient Identification

    AIDC for Patient Identification defines how to encode NHS approved patient identifiers into a two-dimensional barcode

    Status: Active

    Date added: 22 Oct 2021

  • Accessible Information

    This information standard aims to make sure that people who have a disability, impairment or sensory loss get appropriate information and communication support from NHS and adult social care services.

    Status: Active

    Date added: 22 Oct 2021

  • Mental health inpatient discharge

    Standardising information shared so professionals can provide continuity of care when an adult is discharged from mental health services. Includes information on patient history, medications, as well as current and previous diagnoses.

    Status: Active

    Date added: 21 Oct 2021