N3 Cloud Services
Unified Communications is the integration of real-time communication services like WebEx and MeetMe.
N3 Mobile Health Worker offers key benefits to clinicians on the move by increasing their efficiency, which results in improved patient care.
Connect to N3 through IPstream & Business DSL – intended for GPs, small clinics & temporary sites. Connect up your main and branch sites with our VPN solutions.
N3's remote worker services for NHS users – connect to N3 wherever you are.
Private Circuit and Ethernet connectiions for larger NHS sites that run applications like Choose & Book, electronic prescriptions and PACs.
The new Healthcare Security Token enables AQPs and non-NHS organisations to access patient information and national NHS applications like Choose & Book and other services from anywhere.
The N3 PSN products enable customers to connect to N3 PSN. These products are based on non-resilient DSL and non-resilient Ethernet services.
Quick summary of N3 features, benefits and technology.
IP Address ranges used by the NHS; legacy, policy and user requests.
Physical security, securing patient data and responsibilities, plus security checklist.
nhs.uk domain, internal vs external DNS and record change requests.
Order an N3 service, fund my N3 connection, migrate my N3 connection, manage a change to a CoIN, Contact N3 and raise a complaint.
The N3 user guides will help get the best from your N3 products and services.
Frequently Asked Questions will give you answers to voice services, security, internet gateway, GP NGA and general queries.
Access N3 product and service brochures about voice services, video and web conferencing, Mobile Health Worker, On Demand Compute and VPN.
Register for the latest N3 events including the N3 User Forum.
Read the latest N3 case studies that demonstrate the cash releasing, innovation, productivity improving potential of N3 products and services that can improve clinician's efficiency and patient experience.
The N3 Event Replay site is regularly updated with videos and presentation material from our User Forum events.
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Find out how N3 has helped enable 21st Century healthcare for the NHS and is an enabler for innovative IT solutions such as using video conferencing for a telestroke service.
Find out how N3 are delivering high quality services with service delivery processes conforming to best practices.
We are in constant dialogue with our customers about the service they receive from us. Find out how N3 analyse and act on customer feedback.
N3 are very proud of the many awards that we have won over the last few years. Find out what awards we have won that demonstrate the excellence of our network, our services and our commitment to the NHS.
N3 is enabling sustainable benefits for the NHS, by stimulating a change in the way people work, providing accessibility to national applications to enable local services and reduce wastage and using new technologies to enable collaborative working
PSN access process for non-NHS users
How to apply for non-NHS PSN access:
If you don't have an existing agreement with N3, you will need to complete the following Expression of Interest Form which will enable us to send you an Network Access Agreement to sign.
Important : Input "Non NHS" in the Organisation Code field of the form.
As part of the ordering process you must confirm that your organisation complies with Health and Social care Information Centre (HSCIC) Requirements, Electronic Government Interoperability Framework - IGSoC or the most up-to-date PSN IA Conditions.
Please establish your requirement access with the particular NHS sponsor organisation(s) that you are conducting business with so that you can provide the Health and Social Care Information Centre with the detail of the applications. Please review and discuss the Companion Document with your sponsoring NHS organisations, before you apply for IGSOC, and include technical details such as intranet destinations and IP addressing.
When you have your Access Agreement and Authority to Proceed (ATP) from IGSOC, N3 will be notified and will email you to tell you when we are ready to process your quotation.
To start the N3 PSN order process, please complete the Quote Request Form to request your quote.
Whilst your quote is being processed please complete the Access Control List in your Companion document.
When you receive your quote and you are happy to proceed, please submit a Service Order Form, and choose N3-1-11P or N3-1-14P for your PSN access for non-NHS users. On accepting your quotation, you will need to include your Network Access Agreement number (NAAxxxx) on the form. A copy of the IGSOC Access Control List Approval must be sent to N3 together with your order.