Patient Records Enhancement Programme Patient Records Enhancement Programme PATIENT RECORDS ENHANCEMENT PROGRAMME (PREP) is a programme of research aimed at developing technological solutions for increasing the utility of Electronic Health Records.

It brings together a multidisciplinary team including clinicians, computer scientists, computational linguistics, HCI specialists, database specialists, sociologists, and medical statisticians.


The Ergonomics of Electronic Patient Records is an interdisciplinary research project, which develops methodologies for understanding and exploiting free text to enhance the utility of primary care electronic patient records. This project is funded through the Wellcome Trust.

Brighton and Sussex Medical School University of Sussex University of Brighton