Technical phone issues

We are currently experiencing some difficulties with our phone systems.

For any queries, please email our support inbox (support@nichehealth.co.uk) and we will be in touch.

 


GDPR Updates

Niche Health are Level 3 IG Toolkit verified and are currently working with a GDPR Consultancy to ensure that all requirements are met well in advance of the May 2018 deadline.

Look out for updates and information on our website in the coming weeks.


Paperless Insurance Reporting Project in Birmingham

The largest life-insurers and EMIS Health are running a project to make electronic reporting the default method of requesting medical evidence for EMIS Web practices in the Birmingham region as of 31st October 2017.

Free training is being offered to practices wishing to make the switch and can be delivered by the iGPR team or by EMIS directly. Please contact 01527 570 005 or your EMIS account manager to arrange.


iGPR for Solicitors Reports

iGPR’s ‘Create Report’ function can produce solicitors copy-notes reports in minutes and is now available for purchase annually for £129 + VAT per workstation.

This tool searches for, and redacts third party references found in coded entries, free text and attachments and saves practices hours of time.

The tool also enables practices to encrypt reports to a CD or data-key, saving expensive postage and printing fees.

For more information, please visit the iGPR website, or please give us a call on 01527 570 005.


iGPR for Patient Online Access

The iGPR Patient Online Toolkit is now available to all EMIS, Inps Vision and TPP SystmOne practices.

NHS England’s Patient Online team has collaborated with Niche Health to develop this tool which supports clinicians in screening a record prior to authorising online access for their patient.

The function is available on an introductory, annual license of £350 + VAT per practice.  For more information please visit the iGPR website, or please give us a call on 01527 570 005.


BMA updates guidance on ‘electronic reporting for insurance purposes’

The BMA have updated their guidance on the provision of medical reports for insurers in support of patient life-insurance applications.

The principles of electronic reporting, published by the Association of British Insurers, with input from the BMA and the ICO, have been added to the guidance page on the BMA website – click here to view.

For more information about iGPR, please contact our friendly support team on 01527 570 005, or for further reading please visit the iGPR Website..


Zurich now iGPR-Enabled

iGPR users will start to see requests for medical reports from Zurich in their inboxes.  Zurich are the 6th provider to join the list of active iGPR-enabled insurers.