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Sowerby Centre for Health Informatics at Newcastle
Private company
Industry Health Informatics
Founded 1993 (2001 as a private company)
Headquarters Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

The Sowerby Centre for Health Informatics at Newcastle (SCHIN) is an English not-for-profit company that delivers NHS services.


SCHIN was formed in 1993 as an academic research organization within the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. It has established itself as a centre of large scale, evidence-based, knowledge authoring and many other health informatics projects which are at the heart of the NHS information services.[1][2] It was established as a private company, limited by guarantee, in 2001. SCHIN is based in Bede House, All Saints Business Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne.


  1. ^ "CMS restructure for NHS Prodigy". IWR. 2006. Retrieved 2009-10-18. 
  2. ^ "New Appraisal Toolkit launched for consultants.". M2. 2004-01-28. Retrieved 2009-10-18. 

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