Child Health Information System Service (CHIS)

The Child Health Information Service is an IT system used to record clinical activity and public health interventions with children.  These track the population within particular Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCG) or local authority geographic boundary and schedule routine interventions such as immunisations, screening and developmental checks. The child health records department support the information system in scheduling, recording and monitoring of public health programmes and manage enquires about the health status of children in the local population.

The service includes:

  • Birth Notifications
  • Antenatal and New-born Screening Programme
  • New-born and Infant Physical Exam
  • Health Development Review
  • Vaccination and Immunisations
  • Health Records
  • Transfer In and Out

Contact Details:

North Child Health Records Department

Carleton Clinic, Cumwhinton Drive, Carlisle CA1 3SX
Tel: 01228 608155/8036
Email:childhealthrecordsnorth@cumbria.nhs.uk

Workington Community Hospital, Workington CA14 2RW
Tel: 01900 705255
Email: childhealthrecordsnorth@cumbria.nhs.uk

South Child Health Records Department

Stafford House, Abbotts Road, Barrow In Furness
Tel: 01229 409604/9603
Email: childhealthrecordssouth@cumbria.nhs.uk