SCC wins NHS smartcard contract

Posted on Apr 10 2015 - 12:04pm by John Peters
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SCC has been awarded a three-year contract to work with the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) to provide specialist

Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) to provide specialist smartcard printers across its NHS estate

Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) to provide specialist smartcard printers across its NHS estate

smartcard printers across its NHS estate.

SCC, in partnership with Essentra Security, Europe’s leading provider of ID solutions, will help HSCIC, the national provider of information, data and IT systems for health and social care, to modernise the NHS’s estate of printers used for authorising and issuing ID smartcards.

From April 2015, SCC will start installing Magicard Enduro+ custom printers across all regional health service establishments throughout England and Wales and integrate them with a new card management system developed by HSCIC.