The Discovery Data Service is an NHS owned service with a strong governance model
and operates under strict information governance rules.
The information governance rules make sure that those who obtain access to data are authorised and have a legitimate purpose, and those who control the data consent to their data being shared.

Enabling easy and low cost access to personal health and care data.

Improving health and diagnosis as a learning health system.

Replacing the point to point pattern with a publish and subscribe pattern.

Receiving data from multiple source systems in multiple formats.

Providing data to multiple destination systems in a common format.

If you are interested in getting involved as a publisher or subscriber, get in touch.