Pathology and Diagnostics Backlog (for future Roadmap)

 

  • Additional content for the UTL, UoM and associated Models: 
  • Basic Pathology (Haematology and Chemical Pathology) gaps e.g. MorphologyTransfusion Medicine  
  • Microbiology
  • Antimicrobial Resistance surveillance 
  • Genetics 
  • Histopathology  
  • Immunology 
  • Other Specialist Pathology Areas  
  • Genomics, metabolomics, proteomics 
  • Echocardiagram  
  • Electrocardiogram (ECG) 
  • Endoscopy and Colonoscopy 
  • Radiology 
  • Other Diagnostic areas 
  • Cancer 
  • Renal 

 

  • Pathology National Standards in the NHS Contract, GP IT Futures Framework, “Must have” system requirements 

 

  • Laboratory Systems migration to the National standards for Clinical data Interoperability, FHIR, agreed National Units of Measure  
  • SNOMED II, SNOMED RT, Read, LOINC and Local codes to UTL/SNOMED CT 
  • EDIFACT, HL7 v2 & v3 to FHIR 
  • Local, LSR to IUGUCUM to agreed National Unit of Measure standard 

  

  • Maturity Assessments, Compliance with National standards 

 

  • Changes to National Products e.g. National Record Locator Service (NRLS) and Nation Event Management System (NEMS)National Messaging Assurance Service (NMAS), Messaging Exchange for Social Care & Health (MESH) 

 

  • Withdrawal of National products e.g. Terminology Mapping Tables, National Laboratory and Medicine Catalogue (NLMC)Pathology Bounded Code List (PBCL) 

 

  • Contractual Requirements 

 

  • Maturity Models, compliance and assurance 

 

  • Barcoding, sample tracking 

 

  • API’s for accessing information standards 

 

  • Development Sandbox – with APIs & data available for testing, mock-ups 

 

  • Open-source components for accessing information standards 

 

  • Use of Artificial Intelligence