NHS Providers has released a report entitled "Why digital transformation matters", which heralds a new era of digital leadership. This report highlights:

  1.  the benefits of embracing technology to improve clinical outcomes, patient safety and quality of care;
  2. the financial savings and improved risk assessments which come with digital transformation;
  3. the need to engage with, and empower, staff; and
  4. explores the need to prioritise new ways of working and digital tools.