New feature – a new way to load ‘flu at risk’ patients into PatientChase

14th Aug 2020

With the impact of Coronavirus, there is increased importance upon vaccinating patients against flu. This includes the introduction of a new group of patients – those aged 50-64.

PatientChase now has the functionality for your practice to manage ALL of the groups at risk. And it’s easy to do.

Previously it was a case of importing a specific at risk group one at a time, treating them in isolation.

In our latest version, every group is listed in our Search Builder as individual searches, allowing you to choose any combination, be it everyone at risk in the practice or a combination of specific age groups.

In the example above, the ‘all patients at risk who have not had the flu jab’ target is picked which is a very useful search if you want to target everyone at risk. Notice the sub groups below that. You can select any or all. So for example, should you wish to target all over 50s only, simply click both the ‘Flu Jab 50-64’ and ‘Flu Jab over 65’ targets. They will then combine and display in your results.

Once selected, you can then easily contact them through PatientChase via SMS, email or letter.

 

Guides for using flu searches in PatientChase:

Loading flu at risk data into PatientChase

Searching for flu at risk patients in PatientChase

 

As ever, if you need any help contact us.

support@patientchase.com

0845 402 5161

The most useful and user friendly software that I have encountered in over 30 years of working with management systems.

Cheryl Barton, Data Manager – Bramblys Grange Medical Practice, Hampshire

I am so glad that we as a practice have purchased PatientChase – it has completely revamped our recall system, has been invaluable during flu recall season and more importantly shows us where the ‘holes’ are when we get to near the end of the QoF year. Many thanks!

Jackie Hogg, Clinical Data Manager – The Baffins Surgery, Portsmouth

PatientChase is an excellent product of which I think as soon as you purchase it you will ask yourself ‘how ever did I cope without it?!

Rachel Mardlin, Health Informatics Facilitator – Sheffield University Health

This product will make my QOF staff member’s job so much simpler and is a quarter of a QOF point for me

GP, Newcastle

This is exactly what we’ve been looking for

PM, Cambridge

PatientChase is extremely user friendly and the support provided by PatientChase has been excellent

Practice Administrator, Otley

By using PatientChase, what would normally have taken half a day has just taken 10 minutes!

GP QOF Lead, North Wales

We use PatientChase and find it invaluable, it saves a lot of time and helps us organise our work effectively

Sue Careswell, Leckhampton Surgery

As a practice we have relied upon PatientChase to streamline our patient recall system for several years now. I consider this an essential tool

Karen Walsh, Chilcote Surgery

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Dr. Raza Toosy

Dr. Raza Toosy

Raza is a current partner of a GP practice in Wallington, Surrey. He has had a passion for IT for all of his life and obtained an MScIT in Kingston University with Distinction in 2008 whilst still working as a GP. With his knowledge of both medicine and information technology his focus and vision is to create a line of business applications for GP surgeries and has been actively involved in the development of PatientChase and now PatientLeaf since 2005 using the .Net Framework. He's always wanted to improve the way clinicians access and view data to make their lives easier.

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Richard Chmielowski

With qualifications in business and marketing and having previously held managerial roles in both primary and secondary care, Richard Chmielowski is co-founder of GPSS. Passionate about helping primary care staff manage their patients in the best way possible, Richard is involved in many of the customer facing aspects of delivering IT solutions.