NHS Compliant Offsite Records Storage

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DataSpace are the Patient Note Specialists, offering innovative document management solutions that meet NHS Information Governance Toolkit (IGTK) requirements. 

The Information Commissioners Office (ICO) have recently reported on the ‘Health sector data protection audits highlight areas for improvement’ for the full details on the audit please click here!

What is Information Governance and why is the NHS Information Governance Toolkit important?

– ‘Information Governance ensures necessary safeguards for, and appropriate use of, patient and personal information.’

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– The NHS Information Governance Toolkit “allows NHS organisations and partners to assess themselves against Department of Health Information Governance policies and standards”
– Information Governance (IG) requirements vary depending on the area of NHS you are working in click here for more info!
-The NHS IG Tookit provides those working in the NHS with a framework that encompasses regulations set out in the DPA 1998 and offers advise for best practice whilst working with and storing personal and confidential data.

For more information call us on 0800 028 8956 to see how our services can help you or visit the NHS Information Governance Toolkit website!