Improved systems, support and education for GPs to increase efficiency of primary care and outpatient referrals

What is the brief summary of the solution(s)?

  • Provide guidance for GPs to undertake certain tests before referral
  • Standardised protocols for Health Care Professionals
  • Support GP’s with providing educational information about the condition to efficiently diagnose and refer with the right criteria and tests to the right care setting supported with health education
List of innovative products and/or services that could be involved in the solution
  • Data extraction of GP records
  • GRASP tool – PRIMIS
  • Prism Pathway referral tool
Which clinical area(s) and pathway(s) does the solution involve?
  • All clinical areas and pathways
Name and organisation of interested parties
  • PRIMIS - Tony Panayiotidis
  • Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust - Charlotte Bolton
  • University Leicester Hospitals NHS Trust - Jane Scullion
  • Circassia - Purdeep Bains
  • NHS Business Service Authority - Nicola Dickinson
  • Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust - Caroline Sheppard
  • Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - Melissa Cresswell
  • Lincolnshire Community Health Service NHS Trust - Jane Scrafton
  • Lakeside Healthcare -  Amardeep Heer
  • GP Partner - Dr Majid Akram
  • NHS Leicestershire Health Informatics - Sarah Ost
How do I get involved and what is the timeline?