Medway South PCN COVID/Flu Web Booking SMS Programme

This is a fully-funded Medway South PCN initiative using text messaging technology in order to invite patients to book a Flu and/or COVID-19 vaccine.

To participate in the Medway South COVID/ Flu Web Booking Programme, please click on the ‘Participate’ button below to access the online consent form.


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Medway South PCN Web Booking SMS Programme

  • iPlato Healthcare will be sending text messages to all consenting patients registered at practices across the Medway South catchment area.
  • The text message will invite patients to book a flu and/or COVID-19 vaccine.
  • This SMS Programme will be in addition to any existing programmes. Please note that, upon sign up, no further interaction will be required by GP Practices.

Data Processing and Data Sharing Summary

  1. iPLATO will facilitate the ongoing extraction of client demographic data via the practice clinical system phonebook, for which the data will be minimised as far as possible.
  2. All data is processed within the HSCN network.
  3. Only patients who have consented to receive SMS will be contacted.
  4. iPLATO Healthcare acts as a data processor for this service.