NHS Digital has appointed Home Office chief technology officer, Sarah Wilkinson, as its new CEO.
NHS Digital’s board papers say that patients will be able to view their own GP records through NHS.uk in September this year.
NHS Digital have set 30 September 2017 as the target date for the citizen identity project going live in selected work programmes.
Beverley Bryant, director of digital transformation at NHS Digital, says the organisation needs to undergo a cultural revolution, move away from thinking of programmes “as king”, and become far more responsive to the needs of NHS customers.
Beverley Bryant, director of digital transformation at NHS Digital, says the organisation must carry out a cultural revolution, move away from thinking of ‘programmes as king’, and become far more responsive to the needs of customers.
TPP founder Frank Hester has waded defiantly into the growing controversy about how his company shares patients GP records across the NHS.
Clinical Software 29
Five apps will help launch NHS’s new digital tool library, including the private video consultation on-demand service Babylon Health.
Digital Patient 5
A cyber attack on a US company could have compromised the privacy of staff throughout the NHS, with a Dorset hospital the latest confirmed victim.
NHS Digital will not face “regulatory action” from ICO for not honouring patients’ Type 2 opt outs, which allows your data to be shared with third parties.
This week’s round-up of Health IT news includes free wi-fi for GP practices, a new IT direction for Harrogate and the race between paper and software.