All health and social care bodies to appoint Caldicott Guardians by 2023
The new National Data Guardian rules impact all health and social care public bodies that “handle confidential information about patients or service users”.
Colleagues pay tribute to ‘wise’ and ‘passionate’ Dame Fiona Caldicott
NHS Digital chief executive Sarah Wilkinson described Dame Fiona as a “phenomenal” woman who “inspired so many” as a senior female leader in the NHS.
Tributes paid to National Data Guardian Dame Fiona Caldicott
Tributes have been paid to Dame Fiona Caldicott, the first National Data Guardian (NDG) for Health and Social Care, who has passed away aged 80.
All health and social care bodies required to appoint Caldicott Guardians
All health and adult social care bodies are expected to have a Caldicott Guardian in place following a consultation by the National Data Guardian.
CCIO profile: Dr Les Boobis
Les Boobis’ parents were disappointed when he studied medicine rather than IT, but he’s managed to combine the two at City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust, with a big Meditech v6.0 implementation. Daloni Carlisle talks to him.