These pages showcase guidance, policy and examples of our work for staff and our partners, and anyone else who’s interested.

Closing Digital Health

You may have noticed we moved our blogs to GOV.UK blogs a few months ago and this is where you can now find our latest updates on the work we do. We’ll publish our new guidance on GOV.UK from now … Read more → – Closing Digital Health

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How to take part in online conversations

We’ve refreshed the policy and advice that we provide for staff on taking part in online conversations. The focus of this policy is use of social media by policy officials as part of the policymaking process. The department has a … Read more → – How to take part in online conversations

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Comments and moderation policy

We encourage and welcome open, lively debate, but the decision to publish comments received via our sites remains at our discretion. The views expressed by any third parties are solely theirs and are not necessarily endorsed by the Department. Moderation … Read more → – Comments and moderation policy

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Official attributed content policy

1. The Department of Health supports staff who publish attributed official digital content, where it can help deliver policy and communications objectives. Context 2. There has been a massive growth in the social web in recent years – people are … Read more → – Official attributed content policy

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Digital content: why and how we publish it

Digital content is integral to our communication and policy engagement work. The department’s digital strategy sets out how the the department will use digital tools and techniques to improve its policymaking process and communicate with its external audiences. Digital tools … Read more → – Digital content: why and how we publish it

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