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These are the APIs which are currently available, or in development, from NHS Digital and associated organisations. It includes API services as well as API standards defined by us. 

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Include retired APIs


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Beta Under review

Data Registers Service - REST API

Access a wide range of live lists of lookup data with our Data Registers Service.

Reference data API service Central Internet facing REST
Stable

Directory of Services - Urgent and Emergency Care - REST API

Access information on a wide range of health and care services across England using our Directory of Services Urgent and Emergency Care REST API.

Reference data Patient GP / primary care Urgent and emergency care NHS 111 API service Central Internet facing REST

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Stable Under review

Electronic Prescription Service Directory of Services API

Access information about dispensing services, including searching for dispensers who can provide dispensing services for a patient with a given location and urgency, using our Electronic Prescription Service (EPS) Directory of Services (DoS) API.

Prescribing Dispensing Reference data Urgent and emergency care OOH GP API service Central Internet facing REST

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Stable

Ordnance Survey Places API

Identify UK addresses with the OS Places API. 

Demographics Reference data API service Central Internet facing REST Ordnance Survey
Stable

Organisation Data Service - ORD API

Access the full dataset of health and social care organisations in England and Wales, such as trusts or GP practices, using our Organisation Data Service (ODS) ORD API.

Reference data Community health Dentistry Hospital A&E / emergency department Inpatient Outpatient Mental health Pharmacy GP / primary care Social care Urgent and emergency care Ambulance services NHS 111 OOH GP API service Central Internet facing REST SOAP

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Stable

Service Search API

Access the information about NHS services, including searching for and getting a lists of coronavirus (COVID 19) walk-in sites, organisation types and organisations.

Vaccination Reference data Patient API service Central Internet facing REST

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Stable

Technology Reference Update Distribution API

Automate the download of TRUD release files, including classification products, NHS data model and dictionary, and terminology products.

Reference data API service Central Internet facing REST
Stable

Terminology Server - FHIR APIs

Retrieve terminologies and classifications from the NHS Digital Terminology Server, such as SNOMED-CT or ICD-10.

Reference data API service Central Internet facing FHIR R4 REST