Transforming Digital Health

We are developing digital tools and services that connect people to the health information and care they need, when they need them. Our work will help people to better manage their care and relieve pressures on frontline services.

Transforming Services & Transactions

User-centred services and prototypes we are testing in public.

Connecting people with the services they need, when they need them.

Getting access to primary care.

Browse the NHS Digital apps library.

Allowing patients to manage their secondary care with local personal health records (PHRs).

Get help urgently


Helping users access urgent care services via 111 Online.

Helping patients understand and manage long-term conditions like type 2 diabetes.

Enabling people to view and download their GP record through

Transforming Digital Content

Relevant, practical and action-focused content and smart sign-posting to services.

Symptoms and conditions

Improving access to data

Simpler access to NHS data for citizens, staff and people developing digital services.

Open access to information on how NHS services are performing.

Easy access to NHS content through our developer API.

Designing for people

Speak with our users

We’ve spoken to over 800 patients, carers and frontline staff. And continue to do so.

Patients and carers interviewed
Clinicians and frontline staff

Understand their needs

By understanding user needs we can identify problems and find solutions. This is the basis of everything we do.

Learn and improve

Our work starts small and evolves based on users’ feedback. We make things open. We continue to test and iterate. We share, learn and adapt.

hours of lab and pop-up research
data from over13.5m
Beta page visits

Keep track of our progress

We regularly write about our work creating new, user-centred digital services.