Policy paper

National Programme for IT: costs and benefits

A final statement for programmes previously managed under the National Programme for Information Technology.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government



This statement sets out the costs, realised benefits of the National Programme for IT, and new governance arrangements for assurance of future benefits. The statement is the Department of Health response to a request by the Public Accounts Committee.

The National Programme for IT was a programme to improve how information is stored and shared across the NHS.

Published 6 June 2013