NHS England’s Patient Online team are hosting a series of webinars to support practices, CCGs and CSUs with implementing online services, appointments, repeat prescribing and records access; which is included in the GMS/PMS contracts. You can ask questions, learn from other practices and find out how to access support locally. The webinars will run twice-weekly, starting 21st January 2015 for 30-45 minutes.

The series of webinars will focus on:

1. Online services, where to begin: What practices need to know about Patient Online, why they want/need to do this and what support is available.

2. Online services, identity verification and registration: A walk through registering a patient for online access including the importance of identity verification.

3. Online services, access to the patient record: part 1 – Getting started with summary information: What you need to consider when planning to share records with patients.

4. Online services, access to the patient record: part 2 – Sharing a detailed record: What you need to consider when you are planning to offer more than the summary information to your patients.

For more information, please visit http://www.england.nhs.uk/ourwork/pe/patient-online/po-webinars/