What is Ardens?


Ardens is the leading provider of SystmOne & EMIS Web templates and reports used by over 2,800 practices across England. Ardens has contracts with 31 CCGs, 4 STPs, 60 PCNs and many other groups too. Ardens have also worked with the RCGP, BMA, Wessex LMC, Vanguards and Prisons.

Ardens SystmOne was founded in 2013 by Dr Robert Greville-Heygate & Dr Nazmul Kamal who are GPs in Wiltshire. Ardens EMIS Web was also founded in 2013 by Dr Miles Carter & Dr Merlin Dunlop who are both GPs in Oxford. Ardens EMIS Web was originally called QOFMasters and then became QMasters before merging with Ardens in 2019 to enable Ardens to support EMIS Web practices as well as SystmOne. Ardens is still run by GP’s who continue to work within practice and know the issues that practices face on a daily basis. The whole team is passionate about using informatics to improve patient care & continues to evolve with its ever changing healthcare environment.


Ardens is a Clinical Decision Support Tool for SystmOne & EMIS Web which:

  • Gives clinicians easy access to the latest evidence-based resources.
  • Promotes best practice, medicines management and patient safety
  • Improves efficiency, maximises savings and frees up valuable resources
  • Ensures localised standardised care is provided with supporting clinical pathways
  • Assists contract management and accurate service evaluation
  • Provides solutions for referral capacity & demand management
  • Supports in upskilling staff including HCA’s and Nurses


Ardens is often referred to as ‘THE complete toolkit for SystmOne & EMIS Web users’.
Ardens provides many benefits for different users including:

Benefits for GPs Nurses and HCAs who are able to use intuitive templates based on best practice resources, find out more here

Benefits for Practice & Business Managers can maximise savings and income whilst promoting patient safety, including CQC benefits

Benefits for Federations, Localities and CCGs who are able to deliver standardised care with accurate service evaluation, find out more here


Ardens Starter, Plus and Pro Packages are all based on an annual licence fee and a one-off setup fee. For further information, please see our pricing.

Ardens can provide significant Return on Investment and there are also numerous Funding Opportunities too.

Case Studies

Portsmouth CCG
With all their urgent 2 week wait, routine, prior approvals & community referral forms now easily accessible all in one place, Portsmouth CCG now have a standardised & improved referral processes.

The Isle of Wight CCG
With a new localised End of Life Formulary for ‘Just in Case’ and syringe driver prescribing, the Isle of Wight CCG now not only have a standardised & improved end of life prescribing but it has also provided cost savings.