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NHSX publishes Template Data Sharing Agreement

NHSX publishes Template Data Sharing Agreement

On 18 December 2020 NHSX, in their role to drive digital transformation in the health and social care sectors, published its template Data Sharing Agr ...

Key updates for the health and care sector from the National Data Guardian

Key updates for the health and care sector from the National Data Guardian

On the 8th December 2020, the National Data Guardian for Health and Social Care Dame (‘NDG’) published its response to the NDG’s consultation on the C ...

Cyber and Information Law Newsletter: Issue 1 - Round up of 2019

Cyber and Information Law Newsletter: Issue 1 - Round up of 2019

Welcome to the relaunch of our cyber and information law round up. In each edition we intend to cover the key guidance, enforcement action and hot top ...

Cyber and Information Law Newsletter: Issue 1 - Sector spotlight

Cyber and Information Law Newsletter: Issue 1 - Sector spotlight

Spotlight on data protection issues in the employment sphere  HR professionals handle a wide range of issues from managing organisational change and e ...

Medical Professionals and the 'Right to be Forgotten': Developments Following Landmark Dutch Surgeon Decision

Medical Professionals and the 'Right to be Forgotten': Developments Following Landmark Dutch Surgeon Decision

The reputation of a healthcare professional has always been important. Today, healthcare professionals and providers must take increasing care of thei ...

The NHS Long Term Plan - what does this mean for data?

The NHS Long Term Plan - what does this mean for data?

In our latest briefing on the NHS Long Term Plan we examine its approach to utilising data.

General Data Protection Regulation - Are you ready?

General Data Protection Regulation - Are you ready?

On 25 May 2018, the new General Data Protection Regulation will come into force. The GDPR builds on the existing data protection regime and places new ...

Legal update for Caldicott Guardians training by DAC Beachcroft LLP

Legal update for Caldicott Guardians training by DAC Beachcroft LLP

What is covered? The legal and ethical framework affecting Caldicott Guardians is rapidly evolving and increasingly complex. In particular, the Genera ...

Consultation and involvement

Consultation and involvement

Consultations on changes to health and social care are often approached with great trepidation. Common questions range from; are we required to consul ...

A guide to: General Data Protection Regulation in Health and Social Care

A guide to: General Data Protection Regulation in Health and Social Care

I never thought that I would look back on the Data Protection Act with fondness. Over time we have got to know its ways and how to navigate its maze o ...