About

NHS Digital is the new name for the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC). We exist to help patients, clinicians, commissioners, analysts and researchers.

Our goal is to improve health and social care in England by making better use of technology, data and information.

Find out more about how we provide national information, data and IT systems for health and care services on the NHS Digital website.


Our consultations

We run surveys and consultations on a wide range of topics relating to national health and social care, including:

  • Data and information
    • Clinical audits and registries
    • Data tools and services
    • Information security and standards
  • Systems and services
    • IT infrastructure
    • Primary care
    • Hospital care
    • Community and Social care

We also run customer feedback and satisfaction surveys for a number of the services and helpdesks we provide.

Your views help inform our policy and the services we provide and we post our feedback to your responses on our ‘We Asked, You Said, We Did’ page.

You can view our consultations and surveys by status, or search for one by keyword:


Keep informed

If you want to keep informed about certain topics, you can sign up to one of NHS Digital’s mailing lists.


Contact us

For queries about a specific consultation or survey, please contact the consultation owner via the email address or telephone number provided on the consultation overview.

If you have any queries about the content of our consultation hub, please let us know via enquiries@nhsdigital.nhs.uk or 0300 303 5678.