Reply to post: Re: they've been 'suggesting' using NHS number for years

Open source and the NHS: Two huge disorganised entities without central control

graeme leggett

Re: they've been 'suggesting' using NHS number for years

The Scottish NHS has a different number, the " Community Health Index " CHI number, but it - a bit like a driving licence - has the patient's date of birth in it. In clear.

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