Department of Health and Social Care (United Kingdom)

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18 Jul 2019

This guidance from the Department of Health & Social Care (UK) identifies the key principles of the code of conduct to enable the development and adoption of safe, ethical and effective data-driven health and care technologies.

Blog post

17 Jul 2019

The chief digital officer of NHS Digital discusses efforts to make NHS information more easily accessible in the digital age. The blog post also addresses concerns around patient data being shared with Amazon under an initiative to make verified healthcare data accessible via the Alexa...


15 Jul 2019

The purpose of this document is to provide an update on the development of government policy to:

establish guiding principles and a framework to help the NHS realise benefits for patients and the public where the NHS shares data with researchers establish a National...


Updated February 2019
19 Feb 2019

The code tackles a number of emerging ethical challenges associated with the use of data-driven technologies in the NHS and the wider health and care system.

Policy report

17 Oct 2018

This document sets out the UK government’s vision for the use of technology, digital and data within health and care, to meet the needs of all our users.

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