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NHS Login Directions 2021

A Direction given by the Secretary of State for Health requiring NHS Digital to provide the NHS Digital Citizen Identity Platform and related services, collectively the NHS login Services.

Purpose

The purpose of these Directions is to enable NHS Digital to provide the NHS Digital Citizen Identity Platform and related services, collectively the NHS login Services. These services will support the provision of secure identity verification and authentication when providing digital health and social care services to individuals. The NHS Digital Citizen Identity Platform may be used by those digital services that are assessed by the Partner Integration Board (PIB) as being beneficial to health and adult social care services in England and to the recipients of health and adult social care services provided in England. 

Learn more about these Directions

Last edited: 15 April 2021 8:05 am