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The guidance discusses the professional, ethical and legal responsibilities of members contributing to electronic health records which are being implemented in the NHS and other organisations.
The report sets out the Society's position on various aspects of the use of this technology.
The Working Party
Electronic Health Records - Society Guidelines
- What information is stored?
- Access, Consent, and 'Sealed Envelopes'
- Specialist Material
- Process Notes
- Validation of notes
- Training and Psychology Service Implications
- Research Use of EHRs
Appendix 3 - Definitions