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Creating a new NHS England: NHS England and NHS Digital merged on 1 February 2023. More about the merger.

National technology resources for Integrated Care Systems

For Chief Information Officers (CIOs), digital technology leads and technology implementers within integrated care systems (ICSs).

Find out about nationally-provided technology resources, including products and services, standards and guidelines, technical implementation support and commercial frameworks.


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Products and services
  1. NHS Digital service catalogue - public-facing description of NHS Digital services
  2. Data Security Centre catalogue - services offered by NHS Digital's DSC
  3. Data set catalogue - public-facing description of data sets available via the Data Access Request Service
  4. PIRM catalogue - engagement pack of products available within NHS England and NHS Digital, supported by relationship managers and product implementation leads who offer breadth and depth of knowledge
  5. National Data Platform Product Catalogue - an overview of platform products, tools, and dashboards provided by the NHS National Data Platform (Foundry) including relevant user communities
Technical implementation support
  1. API catalogue - public-facing description of health and care APIs, primarily for the NHS in England
  2. Supplier onboarding - process for onboarding suppliers, including products and services
  3. Developer hub - earn how to build healthcare software and integrate with our APIs - resources for product owners, delivery leads, architects, developers and more
  4. Building healthcare software - non-technical guides for building healthcare software for specific functions or care settings
  5. Developer community
  1. NHS England Data Standards Directory  - public-facing directory for nationally recognised data standards for use in heath and social care
  2. Information Governance standards - set of IG guidance and standards published by NHS England
  3. NHS Digital Information standards - Information Standards Notices (ISNs) published to announce new or changes to information standards published under section 250 of the Health and Social Care Act 2012
  4. NHS IT standards
  5. Delen - the information sharing and collaboration platform for users of NHS Digital’s Terminology and Classifications products
  6. NHS Data Model and Dictionary - the NHS Data Model and Dictionary provides a reference point for approved Information Standards Notices to support health care activities within the NHS in England. It has been developed for everyone who is actively involved in the collection of data and the management of information in the NHS.
Commercial procurement

NHS Digital Buying Catalogue - public-facing description of primary care clinical information systems available for purchase through a framework

Central Commercial Function (CFF) Hub - this is only available to registered users - you may need to request access

NHS England website – public view of the guidance

Last edited: 26 January 2023 11:02 am