Industry leaders said the government should ensure ethics and privacy are “correct by design” in its new contact-tracing app.
Digital Health’s senior reporter, Andrea Downey, looks back at the NHS contact-tracing app, which was first announced back in March.
The full programme for the Virtual Summer Schools 2020 has been published with the event just over three weeks away, 23-24 July.
Professor Eerke Boiten raised concerns about the companies with “strong political connections” that have access to the data.
The team behind a report into digital transformation across NHSE have said they think it highlights the “complexity of the NHS digital landscape”.
The solutions must enable secure messaging; image sharing; staff directory linked to the NHS.net address book; and calls.
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Apple and Google’s APIs only work with a decentralised system, which leaves many iPhones incompatible with the NHS centralised contact-tracing app.
In light of the government U-turn on the NHS contact-tracing app, Digital Health News wants the opinion of our readers including whether they agree.
The new exposure notification settings are part of an update to the operating systems, which will enable an app to run in the background.