Transfer of Care resource library

Summary

Find out about and download our eDischarge Summary and Transfer of Care resources.

Area of interest

Resource

Description

eDischarge Summary

Quick guide to implementing eDischarge summary headings
Version 1.3
August 2018

An outline approach for managers leading the implementation of headings in eDischarge Summaries.

eDischarge Summary

The Transfer of Care specifications

 

FHIR resource profiles combined to support eDischarge (inpatient discharge summary) FHIR documents

Mental Health

FHIR resource profiles combined to support mental health eDischarge (discharge summary to GP for mental health adult patients) FHIR documents

Emergency Care

FHIR resource profiles combined to support emergency care eDischarge FHIR documents

Outpatient Clinic Letters

FHIR resource profiles combined to support Outpatient clinic letter FHIR documents

ITK 3

 

ITK 3 Specification

 

Defines a set of requirements for sending and receiving ITK3 FHIR Messages in order that care environments can, on a case by case basis, share information in a clinically safe way

eDischarge Summary

Transfer of Care - Benefits of Academy of Medical Royal Colleges headings video
Version 1.0
6 January 2016

Listen to the views of some NHS clinical and IT leaders about the use of headings in eDischarge summaries.

Transfer of Care

NHS England Standard Contract

Transfer of Care requirements can be found in the NHS England Service Conditions (SC11)

eDischarge Summary

Papworth case study

Case study showing how Papworth successfully implemented AoMRC headings in their eDischarge summaries.

eDischarge Summary

Oxleas case study

Case study showing how Oxleas successfully implemented AoMRC headings in their eDischarge summaries.

Transfer of Care

Transfer of Care Initiative - Keith Naylor video interview
Version 1.0
6 January 2016

Watch a video interview with Keith Naylor, Head of Transfer of Care

Transfer of Care

Introduction to Transfer of Care Initiative video 
Version 1.0
14 September 2015

Watch our introduction video to understand the aims of the Transfer of Care Initiative to enable consistent electronic exchange of information between those providing care and relates specifically to when the responsibility of care is transferred between different care professionals and organisations.