It is already a requirement of the Health and Social Care Act 2012 that practices must meet the reasonable data requirements of commissioners and other health and social care organisations through appropriate and safe data sharing for secondary uses, as specified in the technical specification for care data. At Dr Raut Partnership we have specific arrangements in place to allow patients to “opt out” of care.data which allows for the removal of data from the practice. Please see the page about care.data at Reception, or go to:
Dr Raut Partnership confirms these arrangements are already in place by and that we undertake annual training and audits to ensure that all our data is handled correctly and safely via the Information Governance Toolkit.
This Practice have appointed Barry Jackson to be the Data Protection Officer (DPO) He is employed by N3i and can be contacted through their service desk on phone: 0300 002 0001 or email: N3i.firstname.lastname@example.org