Summary Care Record (SCR) is an electronic record of important information about a patients health. It will initially have information about current medications, allergies and any bad reactions to medicines. Additional information may be added over time if a patient gives their consent.
Please note, the Riverside Practice is participating in the Summary Care Record and patients who have not opted out will currently have a Summary Care Record.
You may opt out of the Summary Care Record at any time, please download the Summary Care Record Opt Out Form (Adobe PDF format) and return to the practice. You make opt back in at any time, just let us know in writing.
For further information, please ask at the practice. You can also phone the Summary Care Record Information Line on 0300 123 3020 or visit the website at www.nhscarerecords.nhs.uk.
Alternatively contact the Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) at the PCT on 0800 279 2535.
If you require additional written information (in English and other languages) then please call the NHS Publications Line : 08453 700 750