Data breach affects 150,000 patients

150,000 patients in England have been involved in a data breach that the NHS is blaming on a coding error.

NHS app aims to ease access to health services

The new NHS app, set to be available to everyone in England in December 2018, will give patients safe and secure access to their GP record.

New software solution for the de-identification of patient information

NHS Digital has signed a contract for a new software solution to improve the de-identification of patient information.

NHS Digital enters three-year strategic IBM cyber partnership

NHS Digital has entered into a three-year strategic partnership with IBM to enhance data security and cyber security response.

Apps may 'support but will never replace' GPs

The Royal College of GPs has stressed that technology may support but not replace medically trained professionals.