Removal of Shielded Patient List and flag within SCR application 

Following the Government’s announcement about the end of national shielding in England, NHS Digital is seeking to undertake a managed closure of the Shielded Patient List.

Consequently, the Summary Care Record (SCR) application has been updated:

  • The “COVID-19 Risk Indicators” section has been removed from the “Key Demographic Information” page; and
  • the associated alert has now been removed.

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