Author of GP data sharing scheme had opted out

11/05/2022 | The Guardian

The author of the government's Goldacre Review, which investigated the sharing of GP medical data, decided to opt out of the General Practice Data for Planning and Research (GPDPR) scheme. The National Data Guardian warned the government of its plans, which were eventually scrapped. However, before the plan was aborted, Professor Ben Goldacre told the Commons Science and Technology Committee that he was concerned about the risks of deanonymisation.

Read Full Story
NHS Patient record

What is this page?

You are reading a summary article on the Privacy Newsfeed, a free resource for DPOs and other professionals with privacy or data protection responsibilities helping them stay informed of industry news all in one place. The information here is a brief snippet relating to a single piece of original content or several articles about a common topic or thread. The main contributor is listed in the top left-hand corner, just beneath the article title.

The Privacy Newsfeed monitors over 300 global publications, of which more than 2,500 summary articles have been posted to the online archive dating back to the beginning of 2020. A weekly roundup is available by email every Friday.

COVID-19: FLEXIBLE, LIVE ONLINE BCS & IAPP TRAINING NOW AVAILABLE - PLEASE CONTACT FOR DETAILS