From early conceptual work with the RCPCH to later developments with NHS England eRedbook is now rolled out across London and launching nationwide. 

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    Supporting Parents Remotely During COVID-19

    08 July 2020

    COVID 19 has changed the way the NHS works with parents and only now are trusts beginning to put into place the new working practices that will define the service for the duration of the pandemic and perhaps beyond.

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    eRedbook now Available Nationwide

    01 July 2020

    Following a successful rollout of eRedbook across London giving access to child health records to 20% of babies born in England, eRedbook is now on national release available to trusts and organisations commissioned to provide maternity and health visiting services across England. 

  • 12 Useful Maternity and Child Health Links for Professionals

    26 May 2020

    We know how time consuming it can be to try and find links to useful websites you have found before but can’t quite remember where or when so we have compiled a list of 12 of the most useful links for Maternity and Child Health Professionals.


    eRedbook First app Live with NHS Login

    27 October 2019

    The eRedbook team have worked alongside NHS Digital during the pilot phase to integrate NHS Login with eRedbook as an exciting first of type which has gone live this month with our deployment partners North East London Foundation Trust.


    NHS long term plan - all parents will have digital choice by 2021

    06 July 2019

    Following on from Sitekit’s successful roll out of eRedbook across London, the NHS Long Term Plan announces that by 2021 all parents nationwide will have a choice of paper or digital Redbooks for the new babies.

  • eRedbook First with NEMS

    01 May 2019

    eRedbook is the first app to go live with the NHS National Events Management Service providing NHS birth, screening and immunisation data direct to new parents. Sitekit, have now gone live with NEMS in North East London and will work to roll this out to the rest of London imminently.  

  • Sitekit Begins Pilot with NHS Login

    15 February 2019

    Sitekit has begun work on a pilot with NHS Login as an early partner with NHS Digital to help develop the service for future users.  


    eRedbook shortlisted finalist for Public Sector Paperless Awards

    21 May 2018

    eRedbook has demonstrated sufficient innovation, imagination and ambition in digital transformation to be shortlisted as a finalist for the Going Paperless Project of the Year award.

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    eRedbook joins DigitalHealth.London Accelerator

    15 September 2017

    We are pleased and proud to reveal that eRedbook has joined DigitalHealth.London Accelerator programme’s latest cohort of high potential digital health SMEs. Find out what's next.


    Sitekit and NHS England setting the standard in Child Health IT

    19 December 2016

    NHS England has contracted Sitekit to develop, publish and implement the technical child health data messages using the FHIR messaging standard, flowing information from clinical records into the electronic red book.

  • London parents start using eRedbook

    14 June 2016

    Sitekit is working with five NHS trusts across London to field test eRedbook. The Personal Child Health Record is being connected to Child Health Information Systems across London to provide accurate up to date health information for parents and reduce administration for health professionals.

  • eRedbook wins BT ‘Connected Society’ award

    10 May 2016

    The eRedbook has won the Connected Society award at BT Connected Cities, a BT and Cabinet Office competition aimed at showcasing innovative SMEs that are shaping the cities of the future.

  • Minister commends eRedbook at NHS Leadership Summit as Exemplar

    25 April 2016

    Life Sciences Minister George Freeman MP has announced his intention to launch a Department of Health programme to accelerate access to digital services and has cited eRedbook as an exemplar of what he wants to achieve.

  • eRedbook receives endorsement from Unite CPHVA

    27 January 2015

    eRedbook has received official backing from the Community Practitioners and Health Visitors Association, the professional organisation that represents the overwhelming majority of practitioners within the United Kingdom.

  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health endorses eRedbook

    11 November 2014

    eRedbook has received clinical assurance and endorsement by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH). Note (Jan 2020) - The RCPCH nolonger endorses individual Digital Personal Child Health Records and instead now works alongside the NHS Digital Child Health Programme at a national level.

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    First birthday of eRedbook in Liverpool

    09 May 2014

    Has it really been a year? On 1 May we went to Liverpool to celebrate the first ‘birthday’ of eRedbook in their region.

  • RCPCH partner with Sitekit to develop UK’s first ePCHR

    15 July 2012

    Sitekit and the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) are partnering to create the UK’s first electronic Personal Child Health Record (ePCHR): the eRedbook.

  • eRedbook announced at eHealth Symposium

    18 May 2012

    The first public announcement of the eRedbook, the UK’s first electronic Personal Child Health Record (ePCHR), was made at Sitekit’s eHealth Symposium on the 18th May [2012].