National Record Locator Futures API
API to provide pointer data to consumers so that they may access documents stored by producers (e.g Ambulance staff "Consumer" access pointer data to Mental health crisis plan held by Mental health trust "Producer")
To better inform clinical decision making across all health and care settings by enabling authorised Health and Care professionals and patients to access all relevant patient information at the point of care.
In order to meet this vision and scale to the number of documents that exist within the NHS
Low friction onboarding
Horizontal scaling to meet the demand
Improve the discoverability of patient data
To be seen as a trusted index of patient data