Great North Care Record Network

The Great North Care Record Network has been established to support the development of the Great North Care Record across the North East and North Cumbria.

The Network provides an opportunity for professionals working in healthcare, social care and academia to come together and to help implement the record across the region.

The programme has been established and is led by local health and social care professionals and academics who are committed to the benefits of better information sharing, in a safe and secure setting.

The network meets on a face to face basis and has an online network – Discourse.

Online forum – Discourse

Discourse is an online forum we use so that professionals around the region can come together and discuss, collaborate and share information. To join email

July 2018 meeting

The next event takes place on Tuesday 10 July at Rainton Meadows Arena, Houghton le Spring. Further details on the programme and event theme will be published here as they are confirmed.

November 2017 meeting

The first network event took place in November 2017. Outputs from November’s network meeting: