The national data opt-out programme has been launched, with a view to allowing people to choose how their health data is used for research and planning.
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Digital Health News looks ahead to what is coming up in 2018 including the launch of the NHS Digital Academy and the introduction of GDPR.
New data from Digital Health Intelligence reveals 55% of acute trusts 47% of mental health trusts have an implementation plan prepared for GDPR.
Peter Brown, a senior technology officer at the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), will be speaking about data protection principles in the context of cyber security at the first Public Cyber Security conference on 7 December.
New data protection laws, which will be enforced in May 2018, will be a hot topic at the first Public Cyber Security conference in Birmingham next month.