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The NHS is making significant changes to the way in which it operates, in order to best respond to the Coronavirus pandemic.
NHS staff are working in different ways to best help us to manage this pandemic, so we need to give them different access to information whilst it continues.
To help the NHS, we are improving the access that doctors, nurses and healthcare professionals have to medical records and information, so that they can more safely treat and advise patients who are not in their usual GP practice, who call 111 or are seen in hospitals and other healthcare settings.
Giving doctors, nurses and other health professionals access to the information they need will save lives.