Independent report

Using information technology to improve the NHS

A look at the digitisation of secondary care and the healthcare system reported by the National Advisory Group on Health Information Technology in England.



The advisory group, chaired by clinician and digital expert Professor Robert Wachter, advises the Department of Health and NHS England about making the secondary care system more digital.

The report, ‘Making IT Work: Harnessing the power of health information technology to improve care in England’ details the group’s overall findings and principles and gives 10 recommendations to take forward.

Published 7 September 2016