Guidelines contents

These guidelines are intended to be an easy to access reference source for all those working with digital services in General Practice in England.

The purpose of health records

Patient record and information systems’ functionality

Clinical safety

Information governance and data protection

Data sharing and interoperability

Online patient facing services

Education and training

Working in a digitally transformed NHS

  • Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning – to follow
  • Digital accessibility standards (WCAG 2.1 AA) – to follow
  • Digital maturity assessments – to follow
  • eBusiness
  • Genomics
  • GP contract – to follow
  • GP digital services – Procurement of GP IT hardware, software and IT services – to follow
  • Health equalities and inclusion – to follow
  • MS Teams and remote working – to follow
  • NHSmail
  • Population health management
  • Social media – to follow

NHS organisations with an impact on digital general practice