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NHS APIs

We have a range of APIs that will allow you to syndicate content from the NHS website. To implement the API will take some technical knowledge. If you don’t have this knowledge or access to it, then check out our widgets.

Common health questions API

Answers to common health questions on the NHS website. Covers a wide range of health topics – including first aid, sexual health and NHS services.

Documentation for the Common health questions API

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Electronic Transmission of Prescriptions (ETP) data service

Electronic Transmission of Prescriptions (ETP) data service

Documentation for the Electronic Transmission of Prescriptions (ETP) data service

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Health A-Z API

Content from the NHS website Health A to Z. Includes information and advice about hundreds of conditions, symptoms and treatments. This content is available as whole web pages, as well as some smaller, more specific sections (modules).

Documentation for the Health A-Z API

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Live Well API

Content from the Live Well section on the NHS website. Includes advice, tips and tools about a range of lifestyle topics, such as healthy eating, weight loss and exercise.

Documentation for the Live Well API

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Medicines API

Content about common medicines from the NHS website Medicines A to Z. Includes how and when to take the medicine, possible side effects and answers to common questions.

Documentation for the Medicines API

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Mental health

Content from the NHS website mental health hub. Find information and support for your mental health.

Documentation for the Mental health

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NHS services

Content from the NHS website NHS services hub excluding data libraries.

Documentation for the NHS services

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Pregnancy

Content from the NHS website pregnancy hub. Includes information and advice about trying for a baby, pregnancy, labour and birth.

Documentation for the Pregnancy

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Ratings and Reviews API

Ratings and reviews for NHS organisations listed in the service search on the NHS website.

Documentation for the Ratings and Reviews API

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Service Search - COVID-19 Walk-in

Documentation for the Service Search - COVID-19 Walk-in

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Service Search - Organisation Types

Search or get a list of Organisation Types

Documentation for the Service Search - Organisation Types

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Service Search API - organisations (version 1)

Information about services provided by NHS organisations listed in the service search on the NHS website.

Documentation for the Service Search API - organisations (version 1)

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Service Search API - organisations (version 2)

Information about services provided by NHS organisations listed in the service search on the NHS website.

Documentation for the Service Search API - organisations (version 2)

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Video API

A library of videos which are used on the NHS website.

Documentation for the Video API

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More APIs from NHS Digital

You can find more APIs to help you connect to NHS Digital services in the NHS Digital developer hub.