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Sunday 19 November 2017


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Is your practice ready to respond to a cyberattack?

Tuesday 14th November 2017

One in 4 (23%) of healthcare IT professionals in the UK revealed that they do not think their organisation will be able to deal with cyberattacks, a new report by Infoblox has shown.

About 305 healthcare IT professionals in the UK and US (152 and 153 respectively in each region) took part in an online survey, which was conducted by the polling company Censuswide.

Fri, 4 Apr 2014
A list of where the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) has shared information has now been released
Thu, 3 Apr 2014
More that £230 million will be invested in GP IT systems, in a new bid to improve quality across the NHS
Mon, 31 Mar 2014
EMIS is to withdraw its EMIS LV and EMIS PCS systems from use in England within the next 12 months
Thu, 20 Mar 2014
There has been a sharp rise in healthcare professionals requesting advice on disclosing medical records to third parties
Tue, 11 Mar 2014
Patients should 'opt-in' before receiving any electronic communication - such as emails - from their GP, a medical defence organisation has claimed
Tue, 4 Mar 2014
All members of the practice team should be aware of what will happen to centralised patient data, and how patients can opt out
Tue, 4 Mar 2014
The Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) will be banned from sharing personal information where there is no health benefit, the government has announced