Product Backlog

This product backlog contains the features we're delivering to realise our API management vision. You can comment on features, upvote features, and suggest new features.

Calling application version management

Add an optional field in API requests specifying the software version of the Connecting System. This could be descriptive, such as 'v1.0.5', or an ID such as a GUID ...
Suggested by: Martin Fison (04 May, '21) Upvoted: 04 May, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration platform

PDS FHIR API - limited data returned

The citizen record to be returned could be specified, and limited, when calling the PDS FHIR API. This may help with information governance, and other "only as much ...
Suggested by: Alex Lord (26 Apr, '21) Upvoted: 26 Apr, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration api pds-fhir-api

Merge the two oath2 endpoints in the API-M INT environment into a single endpoint

Description: There are two identity services in INT, both using Oauth2: • One identity service “/oauth2” needs to use a smartcard/OIDC and uses NHS Identity to ...
Suggested by: Danny Ruttle (04 Mar, '21) Upvoted: 04 Mar, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration platform

PDS FHIR API - match rate analytics

Analytics on match rates for PDS search so we can react if match rates are low and also track progress when we tweak or search algorithm. This is probably ...
Suggested by: API Management Team (09 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 09 Feb, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration api pds-fhir-api

National Record Locater API - standards

As suggested by techUK in their draft ten point plan, the National Record Locater should support key standards such as Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE) ...
Suggested by: API Management Team (12 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 12 Jan, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration api nrl-api

FHIR policy update

Our FHIR policy hasn't been looked at in a while. The scope of this feature is to revisit it and refresh it, maybe adding further details.
Suggested by: API Management Team (12 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 12 Jan, '21 Comments: 0

Developer / integration guide - Urgent and Emergency care and 111

An online guide containing best practice guidance for integrating urgent and emergency care software with NHS Digital APIs
Suggested by: Katharine (23 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 17 Nov, '20 Comments: 0

Child Protection - Information Sharing (CP-IS) - scheduled care

Extend the CP-IS service to support scheduled care organisations (currently only for unscheduled care). This includes enhancing alerts to local authorities to state ...
Suggested by: API Management Team (20 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 20 Oct, '20 Comments: 0
Planned api cp-is-api

Other developer guides

As part of our vision to make learning easier, we want to produce a number of "developer guides" - on this page: ...
Suggested by: API Management Team (07 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 07 Sep, '20 Comments: 0
Under consideration platform platform-phase-3

OAuth support for installed apps

Some of our APIs require the end user to authenticate themselves and/or authorise their software to access them, using the OAuth 2.0 standard. OAuth 2.0 uses ...
Suggested by: API Management Team (12 Aug, '20) Upvoted: 12 Aug, '20 Comments: 0
Under consideration platform

API producer guidance

Provide guidance for API producer teams on how to come onboard, how the tech works, how to do documentation, what path-to-live environments are available etc.
Suggested by: API Management Team (11 Jul, '20) Upvoted: 11 Jul, '20 Comments: 0

Help and support - response time SLAs

Define and implement response time service level agreements for responding to support requests.
Suggested by: API Management Team (11 Jul, '20) Upvoted: 11 Jul, '20 Comments: 0

Help and support - process / training / culture

Work to instil a greater sense of a developer-centric support ethic within delivery teams.
Suggested by: API Management Team (11 Jul, '20) Upvoted: 11 Jul, '20 Comments: 0

Help and support - service desk tool integration

Ability for developers to raise service desk tickets online via their developer account and view the status of those tickets.
Suggested by: API Management Team (11 Jul, '20) Upvoted: 11 Jul, '20 Comments: 0

Help and support - self-service guidance

On the help and support page, include details of how developers can help themselves, for example links to tutorials.
Suggested by: API Management Team (11 Jul, '20) Upvoted: 11 Jul, '20 Comments: 0

Developer portal - improve information architecture

There are numerous dead-ends on the NHS Digital website, for example if I find a service in the "services" area, it doesn't always link through to the relevant API ...
Suggested by: API Management Team (08 Jul, '20) Upvoted: 08 Jul, '20 Comments: 0

NHS 111 Online

Request for NHS 111 online - This is a brief description of the request. Toxic ingestion calls and dental calls to have more information on overdose that is ...
Suggested by: Dean Booker (01 Oct, '21) Comments: 3
Not planned api