NHS response to WannaCry attack criticised

MPs have criticised the NHS for its failure to establish new measures to improve cyber security nearly a year after the WannaCry ransomware attack.

NHS Digital collaboration to pursue data drive

NHS Digital will partner the Open Data Institute in Leeds to form a collaboration seeking to promote innovation through the use of data.

Serious concerns raised over patient data

A new report by the Health and Social Care Committee has raised concerns over NHS Digital’s ability to protect patient data.

A report entitled Getting the NHS Ready for the GDPR reveals that 46 trusts have spent £1,076,549 on GDPR.

Urgent care settings to use electronic prescriptions

Following a successful trial, NHS Digital has announced that use of the Electronic Prescription Service in integrated urgent care settings is to be rolled out nationally.