Digital Minor Illness Referral Service


The portal to register for Devon DMIRS in now open. The portal can be accessed here: https://www.nhsbsa.nhs.uk/pharmacies-gp-practices-and-appliance-contractors/dispensing-contractors-information/digital-0 The finalised SLA & Service Specification are included on the portal or can be viewed here. 

Digital Minor Illness Referral Service (DMIRS) training animation

A training animation has been developed for NHS 111 health advisors and pharmacy teams to describe the DMIRS and to describe the patient journey through the service: https://www.england.nhs.uk/commissioning/primary-care/pharmacy/digital-minor-illness-referral-service-dmirs/

Asda, Boots, Day Lewis, Lloyds, Morrisons or Well branches in Devon are NOT required to complete the registration in store, this will be manged centrally.

The CPPE gateway page specific to the Digital Minor Ailment Referral Service (separate from the generic Minor Illness gateway page) is now live and can be found at: https://www.cppe.ac.uk/gateway/dmirs

Alternatively, it can be reached from the CPPE HomePage by clicking on the “Public Health” tab at the top and then selecting Digital Minor Illness Referral

Please find below a video guide to how the service will work;

Video from North East of England, the first pilot site in the UK (this is referred to as CPRS as opposed to DMIRS but is largely the same service)