RA Agent

Ref No. BHN521856
Location London, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (3 Months)
Job Status Closed
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Working within the NHS for an initial 3-month contract (possibility of extension)

Located in London, 140 - 145 p/d via an umbrella.

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Registration Authority (RA) Agent

The Job

RA Agent
London - NHS - 3 months - £140-£145 a day via umbrella

A Registration Authority is the governance framework within which NHS organisations can register individuals as users of the NHS Care Records Service (NCRS) and other services - maintaining the confidentiality and security of patient information at all times. NCRS are electronic patient or administration records.
Registration is the process by which users of Smartcard-enabled IT applications are authenticated (proven who they are beyond reasonable doubt) and authorised (enabled to have particular levels of access to particular patient data).
The RA team provides services across Essex, Cambridgeshire and Peterborough including GP practices, pharmacies, prisons, community provider and other medical and educational services.
Duties & Responsibilities

  • Plan, organise, co-ordinate and undertake the issue of Smartcards to local stakeholders.
  • Plan and organise face-to-face registration appointments.
  • Co-ordinate and prioritise the processing of smartcard change requests from stakeholders within tight and sometimes over lapping timetables.
  • Respond to and negotiate the scheduling of registration meetings for the various stakeholders to fit the resources of the RA service which may at time conflict with other scheduled arrangements.
  • Ensure identity requirements are communicated to the affected stakeholders prior to the registration meeting using email or telephone.
  • Verify the smartcard applicant's identity by viewing original documentation that confirms proof of residence and personal identity.
  • Operate the following information system: Care Identity Service (CIS)
  • Operate CIS to record smartcard holders' personal details, RBAC codes and generate smartcards.
  • Provide smartcards for use with
  • SystmOne
  • EMIS Web
  • E-Referral Service
  • Summary Care Record Application
  • Secondary Users Service
  • Other GP Clinical systems
  • Carry out maintenance activities using CIS such as unlocking, updating, cancelling smartcards.
  • Utilise CIS to create and process smartcard applications and modifications.
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