Applying to the Integrated Digital Care Fund

Integrated Digital Care Fund (IDCF) – Assessment Interview Process

The deadline for applications to the Integrated Digital Care Fund has now passed.

All organisations that met the deadline for submitting bids, and the criteria outlined in the IDCF prospectus will be invited to discuss their project in an interview.

Interviews will focus on the criteria set out in the prospectus and will provide an opportunity for further clarification and discussion.

The second wave of the £500million Integrated Digital Care Fund (IDCF) opened to applications from NHS Trusts, including Foundation Trusts, and local authorities on 14 May 2014. This round closed on 14 July 2014.

Full details of the criteria, process and timetable for applications is available in The Integrated Digital Care Fund: Achieving Integrated Health and Care Records.

Additional resources were made available to support applicants including:

IDCF Commercial toolkit

It is expected that all organisations that receive funding will share insight, knowledge and experience through an online community of practice.  Applicants are encouraged to join the NHS England technology community of practice at the point of submitting their expression of interest form. The community will facilitate the sharing of innovation, best practice and peer support.