HSCN connectivity services

The HSCN provides the underlying network connectivity to help integrate and transform health and social care services by enabling health and social care organisations to access and share information more reliably, flexibly, and efficiently. 

Get HSCN services from a single consolidated connectivity platform for fixed and mobile with O2 Gateway.  Use your mobile device to access secure services and set up mobile locations.  We also provide help and support for other digital services you may need including SIP, cloud access, wifi and SD-WAN 

Benefits

  • We’ll give you HSCN services from a single consolidated connectivity platform for fixed and mobile with O2 Gateway 
  • You’ll be able to use your mobile device to access secure services and set up mobile locations  
  • We provide help and support for other digital services you may need including SIP, cloud access, wifi and SD-WAN
  • Superior customer service with support at every stage and guaranteed SLAs
  • Trusted access with comprehensive security and standards-based services 
  • Service continuity with leading 99.99% availability for each platform 
  • Flexible bandwidth with options from 50Mbp/s through to 10Gbp/s  
  • Full visibility into performance, capacity, and faults with real-time insights 
  • Investment optimisation from a single connection, contract, and supplier 

HSCN managed access

Description: 

  • Provides connectivity from your site to the O2 Gateway core network with a range of access technologies for speed, resilience, and availability.   
  • Includes national availability and multiple bandwidth and resilience options backed by standard SLAs. 

Key features include: 

  • Network, Service and Application visibility through the O2 Customer Application Performance Management (CAPM) platform; 
  • Full range of  customer site access types and bandwidth options up to 10Gbs to suit varying customer needs; 
  • Application assurance through configurable Quality of Service metrics; 
  • Rapid deployment and scaling of network service; 
  • Easy addition of new services such as cloud through a single common access connection; and 
  • Improved mobility facilitated by O2’s Private Mobile Access product 

HSCN WAN connect

Description: 

  • An O2 Gateway overlay service to deliver access to HSCN services through the NHS Digital Peering Exchange. 
  • Offers greater regional collaboration and improved access to digital services with comprehensive sharing and security. 

Key features include: 

  • Consultative approach to your service design 
  • Customers can pay as they grow, starting small and adding more bandwidth as needed; 
  • Bandwidth options from 50 Mbp/s thought to 10Gb/s ensure there is a bandwidth option for all scenarios; 
  • Connectivity options supporting centralised, distributed or hybrid connectivity models to suit all your business needs; and 
  • Residence built into the core 

HSCN internet connect

Description: 

  • An O2 Gateway overlay service to deliver access to HSCN services through the NHS Digital Secure Boundary internet Gateway 
  • Offers greater regional collaboration and improved access to digital services with comprehensive sharing and security. 

Key features include: 

  • Built in security; 
  • Consultative approach to your service design; 
  • Customers can pay as they grow, starting small and adding more bandwidth as needed; 
  • Bandwidth options from 50 Mbp/s thought to 10Gb/s ensure there is a bandwidth option for all scenarios; 
  • Connectivity options supporting centralised, distributed or hybrid connectivity models to suit all your business needs; and  
  • Residence built into the core 

Pricing

We can provide you with bespoke pricing specific to your organisation. For more pricing information on O2 HSCN Connectivity Services, contact your Account Manager or call us on 0800 955 5590.