NHS Digital is the national information and technology partner to the health and care system

Data and information

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We collect, publish and process data and information from across the health and social care system in England.

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Indicator library

We publish over a thousand health and social indicators in England. Add your indicator to our library, search for existing indicators or apply for independent assurance.

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Systems and services

We are the national provider of information, data and IT systems for commissioners, analysts and clinicians in health and social care. We work with partners across the health and social care system to ensure information flows efficiently and securely.

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NHSmail

Sign in to your secure NHS email. NHSmail is a secure email service approved for sharing sensitive information.

NHS e-Referral Service

The NHS e-Referral Service (e-RS) combines electronic booking with a choice of place, date and time for first hospital or clinic appointments. Patients can choose their initial hospital or clinic appointment, book it in the GP surgery at the point of referral, or later at home on the phone or online.

About us

We're the national information and technology partner to the health and social care system. We're using digital technology to transform the NHS and social care.

How we look after your information

How we look after your information Information about you and your health is recorded when you receive health care or social care. We take our responsibility for looking after care information seriously. We follow the legal rules, guidance and practices known as Information Governance for both the collections we make and the IT systems we provide.

Learn more about how we look after your information