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Things you need to make consistent, usable services that put people first.
These principles guide all of our design.
Grid, colours and typography.
Reusable components and design patterns that solve common problems.
How to write for digital NHS services.
How we approach accessibility, agile delivery and service design.
The NHS digital service manual comes from the experience of the teams at NHS Digital behind the NHS website (NHS.UK). It is maintained by the standards team. Email us or get in touch on the NHS.UK #standards Slack channel if you have any questions.
The manual is always evolving as we learn more. Help us to improve and grow it: discuss patterns, give feedback and submit new work.