Sustaining the digital healthcare revolution post-COVID-19

‘Virtual by default’ healthcare became the new normal during the pandemic. Services transformed at speed as commissioners, clinicians and patients embraced new models of care enabled by technology.

In his latest blog for the NHS Confederation website, our chief medical officer Dr Shaun O’Hanlon considers how we can keep these gains into the future.

He highlights the huge opportunity to build on the government’s relaxation of data-sharing and data access rules – enabling deeper insight and more targeted health interventions.