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New NHS online care plan gives chronically ill patients and those who are dying more control over their emergency care
13 May 2019
Patients, professionals and Health Secretary Matt Hancock back launch of myCMC, the patient-facing online urgent care plan that empowers people with long term conditions and those at the end of their lives share their wishes about the care they want to receive.
People with long term conditions and those at the end of their lives are to be empowered to share vital information and preferences around their care with healthcare professionals, through a new NHS online urgent care plan launching today.
Backed by Matt Hancock, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, myCMC enables patients to start a care plan that shares information about their treatment wishes and needs with emergency care providers, such as 111, out of hours GPs, and the ambulance service.