Tag: NHS Digital

Case study: Supporting care homes to join NHSmail

30th April 2019

Bringing together partners with transformation experts and Londoners is one of the key roles Healthy London Partnership (HLP) plays in tackling London’s most complex health challenges. Through partnerships with NHS Digital and NHS England, Healthy London Partnership has played a significant role in bringing a group of care homes onto NHSmail. What was the challenge? Care homes largely rely […]

Digital Health Passport selected as part of NHS login pilot

13th February 2019

Healthy London Partnership’s Digital Health Passport, produced by in partnership with Tiny Medical Apps, has been selected by NHS Digital as a partner to pilot NHS login. As set out in the NHS Long Term Plan, NHS login has potential to provide a simple, safe and secure way for individuals to prove who they are […]

Case study: NHS e-Referral Service rollout for London

16th October 2018

Bringing together partners with transformation experts and Londoners is one of the key roles Healthy London Partnership plays in tackling London’s most complex health challenges. For example, through recent partnership working between local organisations, NHS England (London region) and NHS Digital, Healthy London Partnership has played an important part in helping London switch off paper […]

Every GP practice across London successfully makes switch to Electronic Prescription Service

7th August 2018

GP practices across London have successfully made the switch to using the Electronic Prescription Service – saving hours of GPs’, pharmacists’ and patients’ time every day. A total of 1,311 eligible GP practices1 across the capital now use the service that means patients’ prescription can be sent directly from their doctor’s surgery to their pharmacist – […]

Pioneering London trusts say good-bye to paper referrals

14th May 2018

Guy’s and St Thomas’, Homerton University Hospital, North Middlesex University Hospital, and Whittington Hospital are leading London’s way towards electronic-only referrals and a future of shorter waiting times, better value referrals and greater patient choice. Four NHS trusts in London have now achieved paper switch off. They are no longer accepting paper-based referrals for consultant-led […]