Which standards have changed?

The following PRSB standards have been updated in this release. Detailed release notes are available for each standard outlining the changes made. Please use the links below.


To support this new publication, PRSB Standards for the Structure and Content of Health and Care Records, the PRSB will be asking for continued endorsement from 46 organisations that endorsed the 2013 published standards. They are as follows: 

  • College of Paramedics 
  • College of Physiotherapy 
  • Royal College of Anaesthetists 
  • Royal College of Emergency Medicine 
  • Royal College of General Practitioners 
  • Royal College of Midwives 
  • Royal College of Nursing 
  • Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists 
  • Royal College of Occupational Therapists 
  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health 
  • Royal College of Pathologists 
  • Royal College of Physicians 
  • Royal College of Psychiatrists 
  • Royal College of Radiologists 
  • Royal College of Speech and Language Therapy 
  • Royal College of Surgeons  
  • Royal Pharmaceutical Society 

Specialist societies: 

  • Association for Clinical Biochemistry 
  • Association for Palliative Medicine of Great Britain & Ireland 
  • Association of British Clinical Diabetologists 
  • Association of Cancer Physicians 
  • British Association for Sexual Health and HIV 
  • British Association of Audiovestibular Physicians 
  • British Association of Dermatologists 
  • British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons 
  • British Association of Stroke Physicians 
  • British Association of Urological Surgeons 
  • British Cardiovascular Society 
  • British Dietetic Association 
  • British Geriatrics Society 
  • British Infection Association 
  • British Orthodontics Society 
  • British Pain Society 
  • British Society for Gastroenterology 
  • British Society for Haematology 
  • British Society for Immunology 
  • British Society of Rheumatology 
  • British Thoracic Society 
  • ENT-UK 
  • Health and social care leadership and management 
  • Institute of Health Records and Information Managers (IHRIM) 
  • Renal Association 
  • Royal College of Opthalmologists 
  • Society of British Neurological Surgeons 


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