Gemini – complete confidentiality for patient data

Uses and Objectives 

  • Efficient and safe access to patient records.
  • Increase integrated working, diabetes, COPD, integrated care coordinators, pharmacy review.
  • Ambulance service using the information to help inform choices.
  • Outcomes analysis, ability to validate pathway change.

Project Overview

  • Project Gemini – twin database utlisation.
  • No patient identifiable information in the Eclipse Database.
  • Secondary database within a trusted third party with encrypted (with no means of decryption) patient identifiable information.
  • Allows the display of patient’s identifiable information and searching on NHS number within Eclipse and NHS Patient.
  • Uses a full consent model for access and auditing.