This letter outlines the Scottish Government’s ‘Vision for e- Dentistry’.
Phase 1 will include a range oc complimentary ‘buisness efficiency measures’ timed to coincide with the EDI replacement project:
- All NHS communication to and from the practice by NHS email;
- Clarity over end date for paper GP17 forms;
- Agreed standards for sending digital images;
- Changes to the GDS Regulations to allow for e-signatures.
Phase 2 will include a range of other initiatives across the headings of ‘clinical support’, ‘improvement support’, ‘patient empowerment’, ‘information sharing’, ‘mobile working’, and ‘data to support planning’.
Download a copy of the letter
Download a copy of the Strategic Vision for e-Dentistry