How to Sign up to the Connect Plus App

Connect Plus has been developed alongside NHS clinicians and patients to make it easier for you to manage your health at home and in one place.

Users of Connect Plus select their local healthcare organisation from the dropdown menu and find clinically assured and regularly updated information on a wide range of conditions and procedures*.

Connect Plus will enable you to become more knowledgeable about your condition(s), monitor your symptoms, manage your medications and connect you to your local healthcare team.

Key features:

– Easy to understand information videos

– Appointment diary with reminders and question prompts

– Medication management tools*

– Symptom trackers*

– Contact details for your clinical care teams

– Signposting to condition specific charities

Access to virtual appointments i.e Attend Anywhere

Step by Step Guide

Step 1:

First, you will have to install the app on your Phone or Tablet via Google Play or the App Store

Click me for Google Play Store

Click me for the App StoreĀ 

Step 2:

Once you have downloaded the Connect Plus app, open the app up and it will first ask if it can send notifications/ reminders.

You will want these notifications so press the “Allow” button.

Step 3:

Next, it will ask you to agree with the “Terms and Conditions”, to proceed to the next step.

Step 4:

Next, select which condition you have:

  • Rheumatology
  • MS
  • Diabetic Foot

For this i will use “Rheumatology” as an example.

Step 5:

Once you have chosen the condition, you will have to log in by pressing the button in the top right.

Step 6:

Once the button has been pressed, you will be able to log in. If you do not have an account please press the “Create account” link under the “Log in” button.

Step 6:

Once you have pressed the link, you will have to enter in the details below and press “Create account”.

Step 7:

Then you will recieve an email from Connect plus to verify your email, once you have recieved the email please press the “Verify your account” button to proceed to the next step.

Step 8:

Once your email has been verified you will have access the the app. to go back to the main screen press the home button at the bottom of the screen.

Step 10:

Once the Home button is pressed, it will take you to this screen here, where you can add medication, appointments and much more.