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Survey: NHS IT leaders fear risk of harm to patients from cyber hacking of confidential data
By David Bicknell
VMware and Intel research says third of NHS IT decision makers say hackers have infiltrated electronic patient data and 70% want more spent on IT security; 38% say teams lacks skills to improve cybersecurity infrastructure and strategy
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Govroam gains wider public sector traction to complement GDS’ GovWiFi scheme
By David Bicknell
Jisc-launched scheme which developed from existing eduroam network for higher education gets traction among local councils, the health and social care community, and disaster management services
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NHS e-Referral Service kicks off in first two hospital trusts
By Matteo Natalucci
The new e-Service, launched by NHS Digital in April, allows patients to change or cancel their appointments through the portal
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Local government lags users’ mobility and customer experience expectations
By David Bicknell
Survey shows 77% of consumers say how well organisations protect their data is key factor in deciding whether they will use them; local government rated as worst sector for using mobile apps to communicate and provide services
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techUK: Greater digital skills and information sharing needed for transformation
By David Bicknell
Tech group’s Smarter Services report wants to see more willingness to experiment with new working practices, greater information sharing, and procurement frameworks streamlined
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CCS weighs up commercial route to deliver Crown Marketplace
By David Bicknell
Today’s joint event with GDS and Digital Catapult may provide insight into CCS’ plans to deliver a public sector e-Marketplace to simplify procurement for both buyers and suppliers
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Dunscombe sets out NHS Digital Academy role
By David Bicknell
Academy chief executive says of equal importance to people’s personal development is the wider impact the academy will have on the digital healthcare profession
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Survey suggests two thirds of companies' CIOs are hiring staff to cope with GDPR
By David Bicknell
Analytics, regulatory knowledge and project management said to be skills in high demand - but employment effect on public sector organisations such as local councils and the NHS less clear
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Network suppliers raise concerns over HSCN Access Services terms
By David Bicknell
Proposed dynamic purchasing system would streamline procurement, but suppliers, given little notice to comment, warn over 300 pages of contractual and supporting documentation may be off-putting for SMEs
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NHS Lanarkshire suffers malware attack
By David Bicknell
Chief executive apologises for “disruption” which forced cancellation of operations and appointments
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Sarah Wilkinson starts new role as NHS Digital chief executive
By Matteo Natalucci
New NHS Digital chief replaces Rob Shaw, who acted as interim chief executive for the last six months
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North West trusts step up in connecting diagnostics across hospitals
By David Bicknell
Morecambe Bay and Lancashire hospitals move away from NPfIT contracts and use Swedish technology to integrate trusts’ ‘ologies’ with each other and with regional partners
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Top universities to deliver NHS Digital Academy
By Matteo Natalucci
Imperial, Edinburgh, and Harvard will host new academy to train digital healthcare leaders of the future
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CCS outlines results of supplier engagement over HSCN Access Services
By David Bicknell
Timeline indicates Request to Participate deadline of October 6 with prospective dynamic purchasing system go live date of October 16
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OutSystems helps NHS PHP go digital 
By Matteo Natalucci
NHS PHP has launched a mobile application and patient booking system that digitises its processes using OutSystems solutions
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