The entry level of the DSPT has been specifically designed for care providers as a stepping stone towards achieving the full toolkit.
NHS staff were frozen out of the accounts and prompted for their password, with many of them locked out after making multiple login attempts.
Starting in April, NHS Digital will begin an integration process between NHSmail and Microsoft Office 365 in an effort to bring deeper and more secure collaboration to Britain’s Healthcare Service.
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In this week’s health IT round-up we cover the NHS calling in military help on cyber attack, a tweeting surgeon, and an alternative to NHSmail.
NHS Digital is warning NHS staff about a spate of spear phishing attacks, in which scammers pretend to be NHS colleagues and ask for money.
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More NHSmail emails were sent in 75 minutes than in a normal three months after a “software configuration error” nearly crashed the system.
An pharmacies wanting access to a new £75 million performance-based fund will need an account.
From the email blunder that caused #replyallgate, to news that NHS England was going to spend £100 million on ‘exemplar’ trusts, there was plenty for Digital Health News readers to read in 2016.
A NHSmail account has been hijacked and used to launch a phishing attack to extract sensitive details from other NHS staff.
But some NHSmail services could still be experiencing delays caused by an inadvertent email to 840,000 users, and the subsequent flood of ‘reply-all’ emails.