International

Integrations for use cases specific to outside the United States.

UK

Outgoing PDS Tracing Query

Outgoing PDS Tracing interface sends queries to the Personal Demographics Services (PDS) master index for NHS patient records. PDS Trace Response messages will be processed by the Incoming PDS Tracing interface. Message interactions follow HSCIC's Message Implementation Manual (MIM) version 7.2.02 and External Interface Specification 11.6. This interface uses the XML message format.

Outgoing PDS Demographics Synchronisation Query

Outgoing PDS Synchronisation interface sends queries for demographics and demographic updates to the Personal Demographics Services (PDS) master index for NHS patient records. PDS Synchronisation Response messages will be processed by the Incoming PDS Synchronisation interface. Message interactions follow HSCIC's Message Implementation Manual (MIM) version 7.2.02 and External Interface Specification 11.6. This interface uses the XML message format.

Outgoing PDS Number Allocation Request for Acute Care

Sends requests to the Personal Demographics Services (PDS) to generate a new NHS number for an adult patient in an acute care setting. PDS NHS Number Response messages will be processed by the Incoming PDS NHS Number Allocation interface. Message interactions follow HSCIC's Message Implementation Manual (MIM) version 6.3.01 and External Interface Specification 11.6. This interface uses the XML message format.

Outgoing PDS Newborn Notification

Sends requests to the Personal Demographics Services (PDS) to generate a new NHS number for a newborn delivery documented in Stork. PDS Create Initial Record Response messages will be processed by the Incoming PDS Create Initial Record Response interface. Message interactions follow HSCIC's Message Implementation Manual (MIM) version 7.2.02 and External Interface Specification 11.6. This interface uses the XML message format.

Incoming Scheduling Slot Availability Query

Receives requests from the eReferral system (aka Choose and Book) to request appointment slots from Cadence. This interface uses the XML message format.

Incoming Referral Scheduling Request Query

Receives requests from the eReferral system (aka Choose and Book) to book an appointment in Cadence. This interface uses the XML message format.

Outgoing Child Protection Information Sharing NHS Query

This interface sends queries to the SPINE for the NHS Digital's Child Protection - Information Sharing project. The SPINE responds whether a child is in Child Protection, a child who is a Looked After Child, or an expectant mother of an unborn child who will be under Child Protection.