Tracey Grainger

Image of Tracey GraingerTracey Grainger is Head of Digital Primary Care Development at NHS England with responsibility for supporting transformation across general practice and child health information services.  This includes supporting services with a choice of high quality clinical IT systems, tailored to local requirements, while enabling the flexibility and innovation to meet current and future service needs of our patients and citizens.

She has over 24 years’ experience within the NHS that has involved leading service management, performance improvement and large scale transformational change programmes both enabled through technology and organisational development.  Tracey has worked across national, regional and local levels in a variety of health care settings.

She is currently supporting the digital programme within the Estates and Technology Fund to support the delivery of new and enhanced technology solutions that will significantly improve patients’ access to services through innovative care models, making them available through digital enablement to all users of health and care data to support the delivery of better, safer care.

Fantastic digital developments as we aim to go paperless – Tracey Grainger

What a three months we’ve had since our last update. There have been with some fantastic developments that support the delivery and future of Transforming General Practice and access for patients and clinicians with the use of Digital Technology. The Digital Primary Care Programme is now part of a much wider strategy for transforming general […]

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What’s new in the world of digital primary care – Tracey Grainger

We are now well into 2016 and January has been such a busy month, moving full speed ahead with lots of public engagements, giving me the chance to talk about our key priorities and our great work in Primary Care as well as what we have planned throughout the year. The children’s health digital strategy […]

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Digital innovation has potential to transform primary care – Tracey Grainger

NHS England’s Head of Digital Primary Care Wow, it’s been a great start to November in the world of Digital Technology! It began with an exciting design workshop to develop the Children’s Digital Strategy in London. The energy and levels of contribution were amazing. So many passionate professionals eager to design a digital roadmap, exploring […]

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Tackling ‘Hot Topics’ around Information Governance – Tracey Grainger

NHS England’s Head of Digital Primary Care discusses emerging issues around Information Governance within the Prime Minister’s Challenge Fund programme: The effective use of patient data is of critical importance to improving healthcare delivery, service redesign and medical research in the NHS. However, it is critical that we clearly define robust governance processes to give […]

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The times, they are a changing – Tracey Grainger

NHS England’s Head of Digital Primary Care reflects on Expo 2015: “One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men.   No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.” – Elbert Hubbard. Elbert Hubbard defines what it is that we, as the NHS England Digital Primary Care Team, are trying to do for […]

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