Jul 2nd 2010

BMA support our position on access to medical records

As reported by Pulse, at their annual conference yesterday the British Medical Association backed tighter restrictions on access to confidential patient records: GPs and consultants are insisting anyone not actively involved in a patient’s treatment be blocked from accessing their record, amid fears that the Summary Care Record rollout is a huge threat to patient […]

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May 10th 2010

Pressure mounts on NHS IT scheme

Although Britain's political system has been in stasis for the past five weeks (and looks likely to remain that way for the foreseeable future) a number of recent stories and columns have highlighted a growing resentment in the mainstream media towards the National Programme for IT (otherwise known as the Government's new-fangled NHS IT scheme). […]

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