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NHS App features

Find out what people can do now on the NHS App and what we’re working on for the future.

Who can use the NHS App

The NHS App is available to anyone 13 years and over and registered with an NHS GP practice in England or Isle of Man​.

It’s a safe and simple way for people to access a range of NHS services on smartphone, tablet or computer​.

What users can do in your NHS App

The NHS App enables people in England to access digital health and care services. This helps them stay well, get well, and manage their health. 

The NHS App features that users can access will vary depending on location, GP system, and whether they have verified their identity. People can use the NHS App to: 

View the 33 ICS areas

The 33 ICS areas are:

  • Bath and North East Somerest, Swindon and Wiltshire
  • Bedfordshire, Luton, and Milton Keynes
  • Birmingham and Solihull
  • Black Country ICS
  • Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire ICS
  • Buckingham, Oxfordshire and Berkshire West
  • Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
  • Cheshire and Merseyside
  • Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly
  • Coventry and Warwickshire
  • Derby and Derbyshire
  • Dorset ICS
  • Greater Manchester
  • Hampshire and Isle of Wight
  • Hertfordshire and West Essex
  • Humber and North Yorkshire
  • Kent and Medway ICS
  • Lincolnshire
  • Norfolk and Waveney
  • North Central London
  • North East and North Cumbria
  • North East London
  • North West London
  • Notthingham and Notthinghamshire
  • Somerset ICS
  • South East London
  • South West London
  • South Yorkshire
  • Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent
  • Suffolk and North East Essex
  • Surrey Heartlands ICS
  • Sussex ICS
  • West Yorkshire

How to access the NHS App

Users need an NHS login to access the NHS App. ​NHS login provides a simple way to securely access multiple digital health and social care services. ​​

Users must prove who they are to get full access to NHS App services. 

Help and support for NHS App users

Users can access help from within the NHS App by tapping the ? icon in the top right corner or by accessing the help and support pages

Future developments

Last edited: 26 February 2024 1:23 pm