NHS Digital | Progress Report: Strategic Partnership Agreement, NHS Digital & techUK
NHS Digital and techUK have been working together since September 2016 within a strategic partnership. This report documents the progress to date of the strategic partnership. It also identifies new priorities for the partnership and six key areas to focus on in the first half of 2018.
Some of the priorities outlined include:
•Working with SMEs: Commit to ensuring the health and social care economy gets full value from small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Both organisations will work
together to ensure SMEs are gaining a share of NHS and social care business.
• Future tech: Horizon scanning for innovative technologies that can be leveraged by
the NHS this includes blockchain and artificial intelligence.
• Cyber Security: Continue to progress with the good work and support the security operation centre procurement.
• Collaborate with wider community: This would include local bodies, trusts and CCG’s.
Further information is available from NHS Digital: NHS Digital and techUK look to next steps in their partnership
The full report can be read here