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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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Directory of Services - SOAP API

Access information on a wide range of health and care services across England using our Directory of Services SOAP API.

Patient / Citizen GP / Primary Care Urgent And Emergency Care NHS 111 Reference Data SOAP 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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Gazetteer Service - SOAP API

Validate and retrieve UK-based postal addresses.

Reference Data SOAP API Service Central
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General Practice Extraction Service - HL7 V3 API

Send anonymised or patient-identifiable data from GP clinical systems for planning and research.

Community health Access to Records Key Care Information SOAP HL7 V3 API Service Central

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NHS 111 API

Share information between NHS 111 and other organisations, such as GPs and ambulance services, and query the Repeat Caller Service.

Hospital A&E / Emergency Department GP / Primary Care Urgent And Emergency Care Ambulance NHS 111 A&E / Emergency Department SOAP HL7 V3 MESH API Service Intermediary

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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 - 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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Query Accredited System Information - SOAP API

Access details of accredited systems in the Spine Directory Service (SDS) using this SOAP API.

Hospital GP / Primary Care Reference Data SOAP API Service Central
Last edited: 30 March 2021 11:47 am