We are implementing modern technologies and processes to enable us to perform our statutory role as the safe-haven for health and care information. This requires us to collect and process data needed to run the health service.
These secure technologies and processes will enable us to collect, process and use data in a smarter, more efficient way. This will lead to faster access to better linked data giving commissioners and researchers a clearer picture of health and care.
Most importantly, our data processing services will improve patient care by empowering the health and care system to use information more effectively for:
- research into the prevention and treatment of diseases
- planning services essential to the sustainability of the NHS
Find out more about the work of our data, insights and statistics team.
Why are we transforming our data processing services?
Our secure technology and processes will stand the test of time and support future innovation and improvements. Here’s how: