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26th March 2020

The Medical Interoperability Gateway (MIG) licences for the North East will continue beyond 31st March 2020. The replacement for the MIG, the regional Health Information Exchange (HIE) went live earlier this month on 9th March.  We have full confidence that the HIE works and the technology is available however the majority of users are still […]

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9th March 2020

GP data on the regional Health Information Exchange (HIE) is now live.  Over 98 per cent of GPs who currently share data on the MIG have signed the data sharing agreements. 90 per cent have completed the system configuration which allows their data to be technically made available. The project team is continuing to work […]

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Digital screen showing the benefits of the Great North Care Record

4th March 2020

GP data on the regional Health Information Exchange (HIE) will go-live on 9 March 2020. The HIE is replacing the Medical Interoperability Gateway (MIG) and will initially make GP records available. There will be a period of dual running both systems until 31 March 2020 when the MIG contract ends. This gives the project team […]

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3rd April 2019

  What’s in a name? First of all, what’s with the name? Let’s dig through the names we’ve had in CHC NENC (Connected Health Cities North East and North Cumbria) for this thing. It started of as the ARK because, y’know, there was going to be a flood of data (not our idea). Then when […]

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