This information strategy from the Department of Health sets a ten-year framework for transforming information for the NHS, public health and social care. One of the key commitments is that you will be able to view your GP record online by 2015.

In this video, Secretary of State Andrew Lansley explains what the information strategy will mean for you.

There are some further videos in the ‘What people are saying‘ section, including from Ciarán Devane, of Macmillan Cancer Support.

Throughout this website we showcase dozens of case studies from across the country where teams are ahead of the game in delivering high quality services.

Download the full strategy, take a look by chapter, or find out what the strategy will mean for you.

The story so far – view our Storify on the information strategy

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Take a look at our Storify of the information strategy, with highlights of some of the coverage so far. [View the story "Information strategy to give people more control over their care" on Storify]

Information to help you find the best NHS and social care for you and your family

Using information and technology to put people in greater control of their health and care is at the heart of the Government’s strategy – The power of information – announced today. More data about NHS and social care services is … Read more → – Information to help you find the best NHS and social care for you and your family

Taking the hassle out of healthcare – a visual guide to the information strategy

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This visual guide to the information strategy demonstrates how people will benefit from having better access to health and care information. View the visual guide in full size via slideshare Download as a PDF (73KB)