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There’s a lot to know about us, so let’s start with the facts.  NISG is a Division of National Services Scotland (NSS).  We play a leading role in providing IT solutions and services to the health service, making sure that NHS Boards can access and share key healthcare information.

NISG’s range of products includes GPASS; Picture Archiving and Communications Systems (PACS); the award-winning Emergency Care Summary (ECS); SCI Gateway; and Scotland’s Health on the Web (SHOW), to name but a few.

Our services underpin the work of the NHS every day.  For example:

  • We advise customers on solving business problems by re-using existing technology solutions and adopting new ones.
  • By buying nationally on behalf of NHS Boards we save money which will benefit patients in Scotland for many years.
  • Our experienced teams are experts in managing and supporting bespoke national IT systems which improve the quality of patient care.
  • With 150,000 staff in NHSScotland, efficient information flow is essential.  NISG provides the IT systems that keep NHSScotland on the move.

NISG is uniquely placed to provide your IT solutions in the health service because we have the: