Clinicians need reliable clinical data to provide quality care, case find patients, measure treatment effectiveness and for safety, quality improvement and audits.
Please see below for two sample patient detail update forms with a section for consent. Once imported into your clinical information system, this template will be available to print with pre-populated patient information. The purpose of this template is for practices who may want to update details of existing patients. At the same time as updating information, they can gather data sharing consent. As a privacy risk mitigation strategy it is recommended practices always check patients Medicare card or identity prior to providing these forms to patients The form can also can be amended to be personalised depending on whether practices would like to update some or all details, such as allergy, smoking or alcohol.