NHS launches digital vision for mandatory open standards

data-imageThe UK Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock has launched his technology vision in 'The Future of Healthcare'.

The vision outlines plans to introduce minimum technical standards that current and future IT systems and digital services in the NHS will have to meet.

Having these open standards in place means systems will be able to talk to each other securely, and easily. It will lead to greater interoperability and help unlock potential technology innovations.

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