NorthWest EHealth's shareholders are The University of Manchester, Salford CCG and Salford Royal Foundation Trust.

Powering Clinical Research

About NWEH

Our focus is the innovative and trustworthy reuse of routinely collected health data and we believe in local control of local data.


NorthWest EHealth (NWEH) is a limited company formed from a partnership between the University of Manchester, Salford Royal Foundation Trust and Salford Clinical Commissioning Group (formerly NHS Salford).

It was set up in 2008 to develop links between academia and the NHS in the area of health informatics and develop new research using anonymised patient records to support improving healthcare.

Based in Manchester at CityLabs 1.0, NWEH has a team of talented software engineers, database analysts, statisticians, researchers and support staff who develop leading software and services for our partners and the wider health research community.