The Patchs 1.80 release includes the following feature updates and bug fixes:
- Message Templates
- Patchs Help and Suggestions for Improvements
- Patchs AI
- Bulk Messages
- Patient Registration & Login
- Practice Setup
- Outbound messaging
- Staff Access
PS-2833 Uploading message templates
You can now use the Upload Message Template feature to import your existing message templates from other systems into Patchs in bulk.
You can upload 50 at a time and this help article explains how.
PS-1996 - Questionnaire name
The questionnaire name is now displayed correctly when a staff user clicks to view the questionnaire results - previously it showed the patient facing view.
Patchs Help and Suggestions for Improvements
PS-3142 - Help menu and staff feedback wording
So that you can get help with Patchs from the correct team and in preparation for the launch of our Ideas portal, the help menu and feedback wording have been updated.
PS-2864 - Patchs AI Feature Settings Update
The Patchs AI feature settings page has been updated to show more clearly which of the Patchs AI feature settings are available and have been enabled for your practice.
PS-2997 Bulk message patient upload - instructions show for both EHR types
The file upload instructions on the bulk message patient upload page have been updated so they show for both clinical systems.
PS-2524 - EHR setup as part of onboarding
Practices now need to set up their EHR as soon as they create their practice on Patchs. They are also advised that they won’t be able to match patients or save to clinical system until they do.
For practices with EMIS Integration
For practices with SystmOne Integration
Patient Registration & Login
PS-3185 - Email verification
When patient or carer users have verified their email address, they are now required to enter their login details.
PS-3088 Carer statement on NHS Login page
From your practice's landing page, carer users are advised to ‘Continue with Patchs’ rather than use NHS Login.
PS-3087 - NHS Login redirect
Patients are re-directed appropriately when there’s a mismatch of ODS code.
PS-2965 - Phone number visibility when sending templates
Phone numbers are now fully visible when sending templates.
They are no longer squashed by ‘send in body of email’ message. Staff can also save ‘no reply required’ messages to the clinical system when sending.
PS-2909 CCG Users who are also Patchs Admin Users
Patchs Admin users who also have CCG reporting permissions can now access the Practices Settings pages.