Welcome to Code4Health™
Code4Health is an initiative supported by NHS England and NHS Digital to enable the best use of digital tools and technology to deliver safe, high quality, efficient and compassionate care. We aim to educate and inform all participants in the health and care community: citizens, patients, carers, health, care and digital professionals about the possibilities digital technologies provide and equip them with the tools, knowledge and skills to collaborate to develop and implement high quality digital solutions.
Bringing People Together
Find, join or create a Code4Health community based around a location or a particular patient need and work together to improve digital tools and services
Improve Patient Outcomes
Using Code4Health resources our communities aim to improve the outcome for patients across health and care
We have a range of learning resources that help our communities to develop knowledge and skills they need to play an effective role in the design and development of digital tools
Our values recognise the importance of everyone involved and explains what we should expect from each other
Developed using the Apperta 'Defining an Open Platform' principles, the platform provides users with useful tools for starting or contributing to Health IT solutions
Tools & Services
Access to common Health & Care CDR's, API's, development toolkits, sample data, terminology services and more
Develop, Test & Demonstrate
Provides an open sandbox environment for anyone who wants to discover, demonstrate, test or build health and care solutions by simulating a wide range of open systems
Share your Contribution
Submit your contributions back to the community for use within the Code4Health Platform
Any organisation that supports the general aims of Code4Health to facilitate the creation of an open digital ecosystem in health and care can show this support by becoming a Code4Health Supporter. To become a supporter organisations must be actively freely contributing products, services or facilities that help create and sustain an open ecosystem.