A grouping of different GP Connect consumer systems, all connecting directly to GP Connect via the SSP. Each consumer in this example is registered as a CMA endpoint. The key point is that each consumer system has its own ASID.
Several different consumer systems connecting to GP Connect via middleware (Message Handling Server / MHS)
Single Practice System
A discrete instance of a Primary Care System serving a single GP Practice.
Data Centre Hosted Practice System
A GP Practice system instance hosted in a Primary Care System (PCS) supplier’s data centre. Note each individual practice has a logical CMA endpoint with its own ASID but sharing the Party Key.
Spine Endpoint Terms
The terms used above are explained in detail on the SDS endpoint lookup page.