Category Archives: Industry views

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GPDPR: A painful lesson in Transparency…or lack thereof (Part 4)

This blog is part 4 in a series delving into the GPDPR programme to uncover what went wrong, the lessons that should have been learned from care.data and what you will need to do to meet your obligations for GPDPR.  Links to the other blogs in this series can be found here: Part 1: Lessons […]

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GPDPR: A lesson in Transparency…or lack thereof (part 3)

This blog is part 3 in a series delving into the GPDPR programme to uncover what went wrong, the lessons that should have been learned from care.data and what you will need to do to meet your obligations for GPDPR.  Links to the other blogs in this series can be found here: Part 1: Lessons […]

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GPDPR: An astounding lesson in Transparency…or lack thereof (Part 2)

This blog was written prior to the government’s announcement on 8th June 2021 which confirmed that the GPDPR project would be delayed by two months until the start of September. This blog is part 2 in a series delving into the GPDPR programme to uncover what went wrong, the lessons that should have been learned […]

data  care  gpdpr  nhs  dcb0129 dsp toolkit

GPDPR: A lesson in Transparency…or lack thereof

This blog was written prior to the government’s announcement on 8th June 2021 which confirmed that the GPDPR project would be delayed by two months until the start of September: GPDPR: A lesson in transparency…or lack thereof Heard of the GP Data for Planning and Research (GPDPR) programme?  Quite possibly not, and almost certainly not […]

Ransomware Attacks

5 Ways to Protect Your Business from Ransomware Attacks

What are ransomware attacks? Any type of computer malware that threatens to delete your files unless you pay a ransom can be classified as ‘ransomware attacks’. In most cases, this type of malware finds its way into your network or systems by exploiting a security hole in vulnerable software – or by tricking somebody into […]

digital technology assessment criteria- DTAC-Information Governance

DTAC – Smoothing the path to procurement

Digital Technology Assessment Criteria (DTAC) – Smoothing the path to procurement The task of getting digital tools and apps approved for use within the NHS and social care has long been a challenge for developers and suppliers. Limited advice from the centre has meant that health and social care organisations have often taken contrasting approaches […]

Patient-centric or patient-enabled

The future is patient-centric and patient-enabled

Is The Future Is Patient-Centric or Patient Enabled? It is not just via data that patients will become more empowered. All of the industry spokespeople we interviewed for this paper agreed that the current crisis has brought about such rapid innovation that there is no return to the ‘normal’ of before. Rather, post-Covid, we will […]

Governance - health - digital

8Fold Governance & Simulation for Digital Health (SimDH) Partnership Announcement

8foldGovernance are super excited to announce that we are supporting the London South Bank University with the Simulation for Digital Health (SimDH) as an expert partner, providing support to their Cohort of Health Tech businesses. We think the value of the SIMDH is huge for the companies taking part and are committed to helping them […]