Find out what's happening with the service manual.
Updated guidance on length of alt-text in using alternative text for images in content
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New section: Make content about skin symptoms more inclusive
Some guidance on writing about skin colour in the section on Race, ethnicity, religion and nationality on the Inclusive language page
Latest blog posts
Posts by the service manual team and community.
Co-authored by Henry Cookson (user research) and Tosin Balogun (interaction design), user centred design (UCD) trainees who worked on the service manual team.
If you want to build easy-to-use digital health services that put people first, Adrian Smith explains why the NHS digital service manual is a great place to start
Latest show and tell
NHS digital service manual show and tell
We live-streamed the show and tell but the original video quality was not very good. This video has the presentation slides with the live audio.
The team talks about the redesign of the service manual, how to write good questions for forms, inclusive language, the beta service standard for health and the NHS Digital accessibility lab in Leeds. The NHS Leadership Academy also share a Wordpress theme based on the NHS.UK frontend library.