How to use the NHS App guide

Good Things Foundation and BT have teamed up to develop these essential resources to support you with the NHS App.

The NHS app, available to download in England and Wales, is the fastest way to manage your health. The faster you know, the quicker you can alert and protect yourself, your family and your friends.

The NHS App is free to download and it has a number of functions and tools for you to manage your health and social care. It simply provides a simple and secure way for people to access a range of healthcare services via a personal computer and portable devices such as a smartphone or tablet.

About the NHS guide

These simple and practical guides are designed to help you, help others with the basics of the NHS App – to not only help them prove their vaccine status but other things, like health advice or ordering repeat prescriptions.

How the guide can help

Community Group or Charity 
If you’re involved in a community group or charity you can download this guide to help people build their digital confidence

Local Authority
If you work for a Local Authority you can download and share this resource.  Supporting people to build their digital confidence in the community.

Friends, Family, Neighbours
If you know anyone who might find this useful please share it with them so we can help even more people make the most of life in the digital world.

You can familiarize yourself with the NHS data and privacy policy here.