New data security standards for health and social care

Posted by Policyhubadmin on 11 July 2016
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This consultation seeks views on the proposed data security standards and the consent/opt-outs model from health and care professionals and organisations and the public.

This follows the independent review of data security, consent and opt-outs by National Data Guardian Dame Fiona Caldicott. The review includes:

  • 10 new data security standards
  • a method of testing compliance with these standards
  • a new consent model for data sharing in health and social care

For more information on the Consultation click here 


Consultation closed
Closed on: 
Friday, 2 September 2016