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Royal Society calls for new independent UK data oversight body
By Neil Merrett
Joint report with the British Academy says fresh approach required to establish a framework to balance individual privacy with considerations for public service/economic benefits
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BCS partnership targets NHS cyber security shortcomings
By Neil Merrett
Roadmap document outlines three year plan to introduce accredited IT professionals across entirety of the NHS to understand and adapt to threats and potential gaps in system security
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NAO probe critical of NHS SBS over undelivered clinical correspondence
By David Bicknell
Backlog of unprocessed items rose from 8,146 items in 2011 to 709,000; NHS England criticism of NHS SBS in NAO report may impact parties’ future working relationship
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Walliker sets out Cheshire and Merseyside NHS trusts’ digital stall
By David Bicknell
Merseyside hospitals’ CIO discusses STPs, the global digital exemplars, NHS demand management, doctors’ fears over ‘paper free’ and tackling information governance and GDPR
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Taunton and Somerset NHS trust partners with Google's DeepMind
By Neil Merrett
New agreement will focus on streamlining clinical engagement; ICO vows to offer legal advice on partnership as it continues investigation into previous testing of the technology
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NHS Digital outlines key elements of 2017/18 programme
By David Bicknell
Organisation plans to work on 15 technology projects with local authorities, and will work to assess digital maturity of care homes in order to beef up their information governance
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Queen’s Birthday Honours for IT and digital specialists
By David Bicknell
Dame Stephanie “Steve” Shirley becomes Companion of Honour; permanent secretaries at The Treasury and Department of Health gain KCB awards
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NHS Digital issues £120m network services framework tender
By Neil Merrett
Proposed agreement aims to cover telecommunications needs of healthcare providers and broader public sector in line with Health and Social Care Network standards
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Beverley Bryant to leave NHS Digital for supplier alliance
By Neil Merrett
Organisation’s director of digital transformation to move into supplier community from August to help lead combined approach to mobile and shared record solutions
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Integrated Dorset Care Record targets initial autumn launch
By Neil Merrett
Phased introduction of regional solution to bring together patient information from GPs, hospitals and social care providers will later consider broader number of hospitals and functions
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Socitm social care findings raise concerns over online access and visibility
By Neil Merrett
Two new studies conducted as part of Better Connected programme have found that around 50% of surveyed council were providing services rated as 'good' or 'very good'
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Cyber attacks may spur regional plans to provide cyber support
By David Bicknell
Emerging idea for mutual cyber support from local organisations will require NCSC funding and backing from Whitehall
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Data guardian challenges legal basis for initial DeepMind NHS app data test
By Neil Merrett
Streams app, now live at London hospital for use in direct care, did not have appropriate legal basis to use patient information specifically for its testing phase, leaked letter argues
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Labour manifesto sets sights on Universal Credit and STPs
By Neil Merrett
Party pledges “redesign” of long delayed flagship welfare reform favoured by last two governments, regional healthcare transformation strategy also queried
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CQC to beef up NHS information governance inspections
By David Bicknell
Regime follows publication of CQC’s ‘Safe Data, Safe Care’ report, rather than as a result of last week’s cyber attack that caught up the NHS, though its impact is likely to spur CQC interest
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