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Digital contact tracing: protecting the NHS and saving lives

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Technology has the potential to save lives and help us deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. In the coming weeks, the NHS will be launching a contact-tracing app. NHSX Chief Executive, Matthew Gould, and public health doctor and programme lead, Geraint Lewis, explain how NHSX is leading the development of this critical new tool.

Have your say on our standard for digital health technologies

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A photo of two women looking a laptop screen. There is text on the photo calling for feedback on the NHS Digital Health Technology Standard by 22nd April 2020

NHSX has published the draft NHS Digital Health Technology Standard, aimed at streamlining and speeding up how health technologies are reviewed and commissioned for use in the NHS and social care. Indra Joshi, Rhod Joyce and Nina Wilson at NHSX explain the standard, what's in it for you, and why your feedback is important.

NHSX is streamlining the assurance of digital health technologies

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Indra Joshi, head of digital health and AI, and Rhod Joyce, head of partnerships at NHSX discuss how we’re streamlining the process for assuring, evaluating and the procurement of digital health technologies through a new open standard and expert external assessor model.