This guide contains all the Address Input and Display
design guidelines (mandatory and recommended)
accompanied by example diagrams to illustrate their application. Although offered
as a quick reference to already familiar guidance, you may also find this guide
useful for exploring areas of the guidance that are new to you.
Remember that this guide is not a replacement for the definitive version which
includes further usage examples (showing both correct and incorrect application)
and details the rationale behind the guidance.
Purpose of this Guidance
This guidance specifies a user interface for recording and displaying addresses
accurately and consistently. This interface design facilitates:
- Patient identification
- Service delivery (such as sending appointment letters)
- Data interoperability
This version of the Address Input and Display guide is based on the full
Design Guidance - Address Input and Display (v126.96.36.199) - PDF