The Department of Health have published updated guidance for reporting Exposures Much Greater Than Intended with respect to IRMER2000.
The aim of this guide is to provide an introduction for newcomers to PbR, from NHS health professionals, managers and administrators, to people engaged in academic study and interested members of the public both in the UK and abroad.
In addition, we are producing a series of simple guides which explore PbR in more detail for specific services.
This publication sets out the minimum periods for which the various records should be retained.
It provides information and advice about all records commonly found within NHS organisations.
The 2009 NHS code of practice for records management PDF
Document type: Guidance
Author: Department of Health
Published date: 2 June 2008
Product number: 286712
Gateway reference: 9963
Copyright holder: Crown
This guide provides further detail on the recommendations set out in the National Stroke Strategy regarding imaging for transient ischaemic attack (TIA) and stroke. It sets out best practice and provides guidance on how imaging services may develop to provide gold standard TIA and stroke care.