Presentation on theme: "Scottish Care Information Web Services"— Presentation transcript:
1 Scottish Care Information Web Services David Brazier9th December 2003
2 Background Diversity of NHS Organisations New Policy Goals Poor Return on IT Investment?
3 SCI – Scottish Care Information National IM&T programmeSupports NHS Scotland VisionScottish Parliament Programme for GovernmentCentral fundingBased on good practiceWithin the policy documents there are some specific commitments around IM&T.
6 shared care communications The Patient’s Journeyassessmentprotocol-based referralappt bookingGP practiceTestsReceptionprep for homeTreatmentshared care communications
7 The Patient’s Journey GP practice Tests Reception prep for home TreatmentReferralsBookingwork flow supportSCIOutpatients
8 The Patient’s Journey GP practice Tests Reception prep for home TreatmentSCIClinicalview referral / admissionpatient managementview clinical historyprocedure recordingprescribing
9 The Patient’s Journey GP practice Tests Reception prep for home TreatmentId XRay Lab1..xx NADSCI StoreSCIClinicalTest requestingResults reportingSCIIntegrationXRayLabsPAS
10 shared care communications The Patient’s JourneyGP practiceTestsReceptionprep for homeTreatmentDischarge letterrapid‘incorporable’SCIClinicalshared care communications
11 Use of XML Demographics queries & updates Referral & Discharge Lots of common data itemsPatient Name, AddressPrescriptionGroup all of these in a general libraryOutpatients most mature, well received as User Airing.CHD and associated Protocol Based Referrals, Incremental Discharge Letters and Shared Care Communications (the infrastructure facilities to allow Primary/Secondary Care communication) less well advanced but making good progress.
12 Use of XMLReferral further specialised as Protocol Based Referral (PBR)Use XML Schema Restriction
13 Web Services Initially, not SOAP-style Web Services Use of SCI Integration middlewareNo stable specsLack of security supportAd hoc use of XML over HTTP workedLater, introduced interfaces with SOAPOutpatients Booking , SCI Store, Authentication
14 Outpatients Booking Technical Environment Local ComponentNational SCI GatewayHospitalOutpatientsHTTPSOAPCOMGpass
15 Outpatients Web Service Find Available SlotsBook Appointment