Tag: big data

Mind The Gap – Electronic Health Records Babel

Mind The Gap – Electronic Health Records Babel

Studies demonstrating the challenges of embedding interoperable Electronic Health Records are as inevitable as Christmas. Clearly, we’ve all been on Santa’s naughty list, because after decades joined-up thinking on our health records feels as far off as ever. In fact, we’ve been so naughty that…

Patient Groups and Data Protection Practice

Patient Groups and Data Protection Practice

BEST DATA PROTECTION PRACTICE  For many European patient groups and organisations, understanding their obligations under the European Union General Data Protection Regulation can be challenging. Touching all patient group activities from creating apps, to holding individual’s data, to clinical research and registries, the Regulation will…

Data Protection – Patient Sharing Data Agreement

Data Protection – Patient Sharing Data Agreement

DeepMind, the Royal Free and the ruling Let’s being with The UK Information Commissioner’s Office. They ruled that the patient data sharing agreement between the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust and Google DeepMind was non-compliant with data protection law in a number of areas.…