eConsult Lite

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What is eConsult Lite?

It is a short version of the eConsult templates that a receptionist or admin team member can take a patient through over the telephone. This is especially useful for patients who are unable to use eConsult for whatever reason.

How can I get eConsult Lite?

eConsult Lite template is available for free to all practices who are currently using eConsult. If you would like to enable it at your practice, please download the templates (password: econsultlogin).

How does eConsult Lite work?

The staff member simply asks the patient the four questions contained in the template. All free text with additional tick box options. They then save this to the patient records and then add the patient to the usual telephone triage list.

The clinical team, having selected the patient from the appointment screen will then see all of this collected information. 

This is a lot more than would normally be entered into a patient appointment note.

Feedback

The team also wants to hear from you, so if you have an idea or suggestion about what you’d like to know about using eConsult, please contact nclccg.digitalfirst@nhs.net. If you have a technical question related to eConsult, please contact the eConsult operations executive rosa.allodi@webgp.com.

Expiry date: Dec 31st, 2020