Introduction to Shared Access

Vision Shared Access enables authorised healthcare professionals to access summary data for patients from different GP practices across a healthcare locality.

The information presented is read only.


  • N3 - Access to Shared Access can only be obtained via an N3 NHSNet connection.
  • Browser - Internet Explorer 9 or above.
  • Sharing Agreements - Needs to signed by all parties.
  • Operating Systems - Windows 7 and above.
Note - User name is your NHS Mail email address. For Vision 3 users your password is your existing password, for English sites this is your offline password.

Vision Health deployment team will need to enable your practice and test the data transfer.