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Sunday 19 November 2017


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Key topics include: IT systems, Choose and Book, Patient records, Data validation, Electronic Transfer of Prescriptions (ETP), Informatics
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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.

Wed, 8 Oct 2014
More than 250 practices chosen to test the scheme have been revealed by NHS England
Fri, 5 Sep 2014
Sharing records between GPs and hospitals is “the most important thing” for improving patient care, the chief inspector of general practice has argued
Thu, 17 Jul 2014
The Medical Defence Union (MDU) has issued advice for doctors seeking to remove unwanted search results from complaints or criticism received in the past
Thu, 3 Jul 2014
Dr Joanne Bailey has been appointed as the new chair of the independent group set up to advise on the use of patient data from GP records
Tue, 24 Jun 2014
The programme should partially be ‘opt-in’, a senior NHS England official has said
Fri, 20 Jun 2014
The company tasked with handling revealed it has had patient data breaches in at least two instances
Tue, 3 Jun 2014
Political leaders are “sceptical” that the e-Referrals system will be more successful than Choose and Book