The primary purpose of CHIE is to provide clinical and care professionals with complete, accurate and up-to-date information when caring for patients.



This information comes from a variety of sources including GP practices, community providers, acute hospitals and social care providers.  



CHIE is used by GP out of hours, acute hospital doctors, ambulance service, GPs and others in caring for patients.




Secondary Uses


De-identified information may be used for research purposes, to help with decision making and to assess the risk of you or your family developing disease in the future. You can choose to opt out of one or more of these uses at any time.



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