Resources for health and care services
Information standards guidance, videos and more to support health and care services, and developers, adopt the Interoperable Medicines Standard.
Information standards notice and related medicines standards
Information Standard Notice (ISN) DAPB4013 puts in place definitions that are to be used when a health professional sends or receives patient medication and allergy/intolerance information, by computer system, between care locations. You can also learn more about the related messaging standards needed to meet the requirements of the ISN.
Medicine standards - videos
Videos, webinars and presentations that help explain the importance of interoperable medicines standards.
Medicine standards - dm+d resources
The dm+d is a dictionary of descriptions and codes which represent medicines and devices in use across the NHS. These resources will help healthcare professionals and developers to understand dm+d and its importance to the development of interoperable medicines standards.
EPS next-generation - resources
The Electronic Prescription Service (EPS) will be upgraded in alignment with national interoperability standards and made available for use across a greater number of care settings, particularly secondary care. Learn more about these changes.
Last edited: 16 May 2022 1:15 pm