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API catalogue

These are the APIs which are currently available, or in development, from NHS Digital. If you're looking for API standards, or other reference materials, try our Developer A-Z

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Alerts - HL7 V3 API

Send an alert to a Privacy Officer so they can audit whether access to a patient’s data was appropriate.

Community health Hospital Mental Health Pharmacy GP / Primary Care Urgent And Emergency Care Ambulance NHS 111 OOH GP Information Governance HL7 V3 API Service Central

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Demographics Batch Service API

Submit a file of patient information to the Spine for tracing against the Personal Demographics Service (PDS).

Community health Hospital Mental Health Pharmacy GP / Primary Care Urgent And Emergency Care Ambulance NHS 111 OOH GP Demographics API Service Central
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Digital Medicine - FHIR API

Notify a patient's registered GP practice of care services provided by a pharmacy, such as immunisation.

Pharmacy GP / Primary Care Continuity of Care (ToC) Vaccination FHIR MESH API Service Intermediary

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Electronic Prescription Service Tracker - REST API

Track a patient’s prescriptions within the Electronic Prescription Service (EPS).

Pharmacy Prescribing REST API Service Central
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Electronic Transmission of Prescriptions Web Services - SOAP API

Access the NHS UK Web Services to retrieve dispensaries information for a patient

Community health Pharmacy GP / Primary Care Urgent And Emergency Care OOH GP Access to Records Dispensing Reference Data SOAP API Service Central

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Female Genital Mutilation - Information Sharing - FHIR API

Share female genital mutilation (FGM) information for children under 18 with relevant NHS professionals across England using our Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) Information Sharing FHIR API.

Community health Hospital Mental Health Pharmacy GP / Primary Care Urgent And Emergency Care Ambulance NHS 111 OOH GP Key Care Information FHIR API Service Central

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Organisation Data Service - FHIR API

Access details of health and social care organisations using our Organisation Data Service (ODS) FHIR API.

Community health Dentistry Hospital A&E / Emergency Department Inpatient Outpatient Mental Health Pharmacy GP / Primary Care Social Care Urgent And Emergency Care Ambulance NHS 111 A&E / Emergency Department OOH GP Reference Data FHIR API Service Central
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Organisation Data Service - ORD API

Access details of health and social care organisations using our Organisation Data Service (ODS) ORD API.

Community health Dentistry Hospital A&E / Emergency Department Inpatient Outpatient Mental Health Pharmacy GP / Primary Care Social Care Urgent And Emergency Care Ambulance NHS 111 A&E / Emergency Department OOH GP Reference Data REST SOAP API Service Central

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Personal Demographics Service - FHIR API

Access patients' personal information, such as name, address, date of birth, related people and NHS number using our FHIR version of the Personal Demographics Service (PDS) API.

Community health Hospital Mental Health Pharmacy GP / Primary Care Urgent And Emergency Care Ambulance NHS 111 OOH GP Demographics FHIR API Service Central
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Personal Demographics Service - HL7 V3 API

Access patients' personal information, such as name, address, date of birth, related people and NHS number using our HL7 V3 version of the Personal Demographics Service (PDS) API.

Community health Hospital Mental Health Pharmacy GP / Primary Care Urgent And Emergency Care Ambulance NHS 111 OOH GP Demographics SOAP HL7 V3 API Service Central
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Personal Demographics Service - SMSP API

Access patients' personal information, such as name, address, date of birth, related people and NHS number using our SMSP API.

Community health Hospital Mental Health Pharmacy GP / Primary Care Urgent And Emergency Care Ambulance NHS 111 OOH GP Demographics API Service Central

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Reasonable Adjustment Flag - FHIR API

Access the Reasonable Adjustment Flag - a national record which indicates that a patient requires reasonable adjustments and includes relevant details.

Community health Hospital Mental Health Pharmacy GP / Primary Care Urgent And Emergency Care Ambulance NHS 111 OOH GP Key Care Information FHIR REST API Service Central

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Summary Care Record - FHIR API

Access patient's Summary Care Record (SCR), an electronic record of important patient information, using our FHIR API.

Community health Hospital Mental Health Pharmacy GP / Primary Care Urgent And Emergency Care Ambulance NHS 111 OOH GP Access to Records FHIR REST API Service Central
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Summary Care Record - HL7 V3 API

Access a patient's Summary Care Record (SCR) using our HL7 V3 API. Also previously known as PSIS query and GP summary.

Community health Hospital Mental Health Pharmacy GP / Primary Care Urgent And Emergency Care Ambulance NHS 111 OOH GP Access to Records HL7 V3 API Service Central
Last edited: 30 March 2021 11:47 am