Google Cloud has signed a MoU with the UK government which will mean public bodies, such as the NHS, can benefit from discounts on products.
More than three million people are set to benefit from the partnership, which includes the NHS, local authorities and five universities.
The US and UK are working together on harmonising quality indicators, releasing and using health data, the Blue Button initiative, and the interoperability of electronic patient record systems, under their memorandum of understanding on healthcare IT.
A memorandum of understanding signed by the US and UK will help to create the world’s largest single market for health care applications, the health secretary has said.
NHS England and the Health and Social Care Information Centre will sign a healthcare IT memorandum of understanding with the US Department for Health and Social Services today.