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Even Patients Can Do IT…                                           09 July 2012           Yvonne M Bennett            Pati...
… now is that I.T. or „it‟   The answer is both   We use I.T. as a tool to do „it‟   The „it‟ – is to manage our own & ...
Patient Perspective   Being an active partner in the doctor/patient    relationship   A relationship based on trust   H...
Our Practice Website www.htmc.co.uk
How do we get access to our records?
What can we do with access?   We can order repeat        We can check results    prescriptions              We can chec...
Results
Letters
Photographs   A photo showing an operation scar with a possible    infection   A photo showing a leg ulcer   This can b...
The Advantages                    Doctor/Patient relationship.                     Take an active role in your           ...
Disadvantages   Forgotten History   Bad News   Abnormal Results   X-rays   3rd Party Information   Might not agree o...
Problems being solved   Children       parent access until 10years and then discussions between child, parent        & G...
The Accident - 2011Ambulance & A & E visitPre-op assessment & operation8 Visits to Fracture Clinic 8 Letters 8 appoin...
Self care – not NO care!  If you are living with a health condition, or  just want to learn how to look after yourself  be...
Thank you for listeningyvonneb288@googlemail.com   http://www.htmc.co.uk
Patient Empowerment: access to your record
Patient Empowerment: access to your record
Patient Empowerment: access to your record
Patient Empowerment: access to your record
Patient Empowerment: access to your record
Patient Empowerment: access to your record
Patient Empowerment: access to your record
Patient Empowerment: access to your record
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Patient Empowerment: access to your record

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A short talk by Yvonne Bennett, a patient at Amir Hannan's practice in Derbyshire detailing their experience of allowing patient access to health records.

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Patient Empowerment: access to your record

  1. 1. Even Patients Can Do IT… 09 July 2012 Yvonne M Bennett Patient & PPG Secretary of Haughton Thornley Medical Centre Cartoon taken from www.mediclicks.net
  2. 2. … now is that I.T. or „it‟ The answer is both We use I.T. as a tool to do „it‟ The „it‟ – is to manage our own & family health Self care doesn‟t mean NO care If we suffer from asthma, drug addiction, cancer etc We can be educated in managing the condition by our healthcare professional There are 8760 hours in a year and we need to look after ourselves and family for 8756 of those
  3. 3. Patient Perspective Being an active partner in the doctor/patient relationship A relationship based on trust Having choices Help the clinician to help me by having all information available to hand NOW Being a Happy Patient! To do all this we need access to our medical records
  4. 4. Our Practice Website www.htmc.co.uk
  5. 5. How do we get access to our records?
  6. 6. What can we do with access? We can order repeat  We can check results prescriptions  We can check x-ray We can check previous reports medications  We can read letters We can make  We can print anything appointments we think may be of use We can also cancel e.g. medication appointments list, blood results
  7. 7. Results
  8. 8. Letters
  9. 9. Photographs A photo showing an operation scar with a possible infection A photo showing a leg ulcer This can be monitored to see how the scar is progressing
  10. 10. The Advantages  Doctor/Patient relationship. Take an active role in your own healthcare together with the doctor  On Holiday  Seeing a Consultant in a hospital outside the area  Receiving care in the community  Family members living in another part of the world  Emergency  Time – repeat prescriptions, appointments, results, letters,
  11. 11. Disadvantages Forgotten History Bad News Abnormal Results X-rays 3rd Party Information Might not agree or like with what‟s been written about you Might be feeling worse than before
  12. 12. Problems being solved Children  parent access until 10years and then discussions between child, parent & GP Nursing Homes  Dr Amir Hannan from Haughton Thornley Medical Centres Dr Benjamin Brown, Sarah Thew, Professor Iain Buchan from this University Established a Local Care Records Board  To deal with any complaints “Grey areas”  3rd party data  Foreign-speaking patients  Learning difficulties / memory problems  Coercion in the home / domestic violence
  13. 13. The Accident - 2011Ambulance & A & E visitPre-op assessment & operation8 Visits to Fracture Clinic 8 Letters 8 appointments at GPs 8+++ telephone calls  Patient = 11hrs for apptts/40 mins telephone  Doctor = 8 apt @ £25 = £200 NHS saving  Other Patients benefit from 8 extra appointment
  14. 14. Self care – not NO care! If you are living with a health condition, or just want to learn how to look after yourself better, visit www.htmc.co.uk and look at the self care section. Remember the website is
  15. 15. Thank you for listeningyvonneb288@googlemail.com http://www.htmc.co.uk

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