Creating standards for health and social care records

Care record standards exist to improve the safety and quality of health and social care. They ensure that the right information is recorded correctly and can be accessed easily.

Social prescribing standard update

Social prescribing is a service provided through primary care or voluntary sector, in which professionals can connect people to local services and support them to live well. Over 30 participants joined us for our latest online consultations for the social prescribing standard including linkworkers, GPs, NHS project managers, counsellors, and service users.

HETT 2021 a huge success

The 2021 HETT show was a huge success and was many people’s first in person event since the pandemic. The PRSB was proud to feature on a panel with INTEROPen to discuss whether pragmatism or perfection is the best route to interoperability success, with our Chair, Professor Maureen Baker chairing the discussion. 

PRSB responds to NHSX digital clinical safety strategy

PRSB welcomes NHSX’s new digital clinical safety strategy, which identifies the need to make tech safer for use and proposes ways for digital systems to improve clinical care and mitigate risks before they occur. The PRSB encourages full adoption of standards for safer care and better patient outcomes.

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Involving patients and the public

Our standards are developed in consultation with patients and carers.

We work with member organisations who represent more than 750,000 frontline clinicians and care professionals as well as patients and the public.