Reference 2018-293

REF:           2018-293

Subject:       Pathology integration projects 

    

 

Request:

We require information related to Pathology integration projects that the Trust may be undertaking or are planning to, therefore please can you provide us with answers to the following questions:

  1. Can you please tell us whether your Pathology department is currently working on any integrated care projects, such as:

a) Creating a single, integrated pathology service with partnering organisations, or;

b) Creating bi-directional interfaces between systems e.g. sharing Pathology data with A&E or GP systems

 

  1. If you answer yes to any of the above, please can you provide the name of the contact who is leading on this project and their contact email address?

 

 

 

 

Response:

1. Can you please tell us whether your Pathology department is currently working on any integrated care projects, such as:

 

a) Creating a single, integrated pathology service with partnering   organisations, or;

b) Creating bi-directional interfaces between systems e.g. sharing Pathology data with A&E or GP systems

Yes
 

2.  If you answer yes to any of the above, please can you provide the name of the contact who is leading on this project and their contact email address?

If you answered yes to Q1, will your Organisation be procuring for external integration services to assist with these projects?

You will need to contact the Transformation Director – Clinical Support Services in

Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership.

 

You can find more information in their website: http://www.gmhsc.org.uk/