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Common standards for NHS App integration

To ensure consistent, quality services in the NHS App.

As a minimum, you must meet the AA standard of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 (opens in new tab)

The accessibility of your service will inform decisions throughout your integration. Particularly during the integration design sprint

You must meet all 17 points of the NHS service standard

You may also need to incorporate other elements of the NHS Digital service manual, depending on your type of integration

The NHS service standard will inform decisions throughout your integration, particularly during the integration design sprint

You must meet the clinical safety standards of:

You must certify that you meet these clinical safety standards in the Supplier Conformance Assessment List (SCAL)

Last edited: 6 July 2020 2:53 pm