Step 1

The Ardens ‘Communications’ template homepage can be quickly accessed via the orange arrow icon below patient name when in a record. Click the 'NOID Referral' button highlighted below; 

Step 2

Tick the relevant box on the NOID template. The pencil icon allows clinicians to make notes. 

Step 3

Click on the 'NOID Form' button and the appropriate form for your area will be loaded. There should be no need to change the details within the box highlighted below.

Step 4

Complete the form and 'Save Final Version'. The form will save in the ‘Communications & letters’ node and can be sent via NHS mail in the usual way. 


NOID referrals can be audited using the report shown below, this can be found via ‘Reporting > Clinical Reporting > Ardens > Referrals | Letters > Last 1 month > NOID Referrals – All done in last 1m’.