NPIC has created a national digital pathology system for the NHS with the aims of supporting:
- Full Digitisation of 3 NHS pathology networks in the North of England
- A national network for children’s cancer
- A national network for soft tissue and bone tumours (sarcoma)
Over the next 2 years the NPIC network will grow to include over 40 hospitals in the NHS, scanning over 3 million images per year, creating the biggest national digital pathology network in the world.