Digital Health APPG

First Registered: 16/12/2020 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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Connects Parliament with the health system, industry, academia, third sector organisations and civil society to stimulate public debate and inform policy making on the use of data and digital technologies in delivering health services, supporting citizens to live healthy lives and supporting the UK economy.

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Recent Documents related to Digital Health

1. T Levels capital fund: wave 3 – successful applications
25/08/2021 - Department for Education
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Found: High School Health and Science Bolton College Digital, Education and Child Care, Health and Science

2. Call for Evidence
11/12/2020 - Inquiry: Living online: the long-term impact on wellbeing - COVID-19 Committee
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Found: inquiry into how the rapidly increasing reliance on digital technology, accelerated by the pandemic, may have

3. How to register to deliver T Levels in 2023 to 2024 academic year
24/02/2021 - Education and Skills Funding Agency
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Found: Media Technician Digital (Introduced 2020) Digital Business Services Data Technician Digital (Introduced 2020)

4. Bioscience and health technology sector statistics 2019
20/08/2020 - Office for Life Sciences
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Found: HeadlinesUK Digital Health Segment What is the Digital Segment?Businesses involved in making products

5. Bioscience and health technology sector statistics 2019
20/08/2020 - Department of Health and Social Care
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Found: HeadlinesUK Digital Health Segment What is the Digital Segment?Businesses involved in making products

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Recent Speeches related to Digital Health

1. Children and Young People: Digital Technology
17/01/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: the relationship between the use of digital technology and the health and well-being of children and young - Speech Link
2: and immaturities associated with their age. The digital environment fails to reflect that consensus, and - Speech Link

2. Health and Care Bill (Thirteenth sitting)
19/10/2021 - Public Bill Committees

1: functions in connection with the provision of any health care in England, and not simply NHS services. - Speech Link
2: any recipient or user.Clause 79 amends the Health and Social Care Act 2012. It allows the publication - Speech Link
3: general, the Opposition support putting the entire health and care system on the same footing for information - Speech Link

3. GP Services in Rural Areas
02/07/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: rural areas. NHS England is consulting on allowing digital-first practices to be set up in under-doctored - Speech Link
2: ways to improve this, such as the under-doctored digital-first practice. We recognise that we need to do - Speech Link
3: expect there to be at least one doctor in each digital-first centre? If not, how do the Government expect - Speech Link

4. Digital Infrastructure, Connectivity and Accessibility
03/12/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: highlighted the urgency of achieving nationwide digital inclusion; notes that the Government’s decision - Speech Link

5. Covid-19: Proof of Vaccination
14/06/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: The services can be accessed through digital and non-digital routes, via the NHS app and the NHS website - Speech Link
2: regardless of whether you hold a paper or digital record, personal health and data will be held on a central - Speech Link
3: offering from 1 July and Ireland from 19 July in both digital and physical options? Could he answer that in detail - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Digital Health
1. Health Services: Digital Technology
asked by: Steve Double
... what models for the reimbursement of providers of digital health solutions he is assessing in order to increase the availability of such solutions.

2. Digital Technology
asked by: Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to close the digital divide.

3. Digital Technology
asked by: Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe
... and (2) economically and socially disadvantaged groups.

4. Digital Technology
asked by: Pete Wishart
... when he plans to publish the Government's new Digital Strategy.

5. Digital Technology
asked by: Chi Onwurah
... what metrics he uses to measure digital inclusion; and whether those metrics include targets.

Latest Questions
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Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Dean Russell MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3000.


Public Enquiry Point:

Eleanor Charsley, Association of British HealthTech Industries, Suite 2, 4th Floor, 1 Duchess Street, London W1W 6AN. Tel: 07841 731 970



Association of British HealthTech Industries acts as the group's secretariat.

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Benefits in Kind
12 Nov 2020
Association of British HealthTech Industries
Association of British HealthTech Industries acts as the group's secretariat   From : 12/11/2020 To : 11/11/2021

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Digital Health APPG

Former APPG Officers