Transformation Directorate

Digitise, connect, transform

Guidelines for digitised healthcare


The strategy for technology in health and care is to digitise services, connect them to support integration and, through these foundations, enable service transformation.

Key areas of work

  • What Good Looks Like

    Defining the digital transformation capabilities needed for effective, safe and efficient care

  • Who Pays for What

    A digital investment framework to change the way in which the NHS undertakes digital investment

  • Who Does What

    We will support ICSs in making digital and technology choices, that drive value, help to reduce health inequalities, and improve patient care, ensuring this happens within a coherent framework.

  • Unified Tech Fund

    The actions needed for a data-driven health and adult social care system

  • The Year of the Digital Profession 2022

    Building a sustainable, skilled and supported workforce of digital, data, technology and informatics experts in health and care is essential to meet the demands and ambitions of the sector

  • Delivery Plan

    Our Delivery Plan, which describes what we have commissioned, and what is being delivered when, has been superseded by A Plan for Digital Health and Social Care and Data Saves Lives: reshaping health and social care with data.

Case studies

Read testimonials and case studies that support our strategy for technology in health and care.