Registration Authorities and Smartcards
Health professionals use smartcards for secure access to confidential information, as governed by registration authorities.
Information about Registration Authorities and Smartcards for patients and the public.
Information about the Pilot project.
The policy and strategic background to RA operations, plus the high level requirements for robust access control to NHS national services and some local systems.
A guide for organisation senior management, in implementing Registration Authority services for the first time.
Find our key documents in one easy place.
For NHS staff only (N3 connection required)