9 June 2014 at 11:08am
This workshop aims to promote the NHS IG Toolkit as an enabling security tool that ensures all research groups handle information securely, assuring, confidentiality, integrity and availability of data. (agreed aim from the NHS-HE Information Governance Working Group). The IGT has become a requirement for s.251 requests for NHS data without patient consent. It is also a recognised way of demonstrating good IG practice to NHS partners. 
3 June 2014 at 4:44pm
This is the usual annual Scotland version of the NHS-HE Forum which has run as an additional, separate event since 2006 to particularly focus on the NHS-HE connectivity and shared content challenges in Scotland. It last met in October 2012 and has been waiting on news on the Scotland Wide Area Network (SWAN) procurement which is set to replace N3 as the NHS network in Scotland. Ron MacDonald, Head of National Infrastructure Services at NHS National Services Scotland has agreed to be the key note speaker. Previous Scotland NHS-HE Forum details at:
24 October 2013 at 3:16pm
This page with can be used to notify NHS sites that take clinical placement students and so will be affected by students' webmail services being switched from 'Live@Edu' to 'Office365 for Education'. Thank you to Teeside for suggesting this and starting the ball rolling as below. Please add other notifications by (registering on this site and joining this group as necessary) and posting as a comment or by emailing malcolm.teague@ja.net for me to add it.
24 October 2013 at 3:16pm
Emma described the new Integrated Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) project that is being led by Health Education England in association with the Higher Education Academy (HEA). It is part of the response to the Better Training Better Care initiative responding to both the Temple report (Time for Training) and the Collins report (Foundation for Excellence).
24 October 2013 at 3:16pm
Mark has recently joined Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust as Director of Informatics with a seat on the Board. He recounts a week in his working life........
24 October 2013 at 3:16pm
A video of this presentation will be made available at a later date from here.
24 October 2013 at 3:16pm
This was the final published programme for the Information Governance Toolkit (IGT) Workshop that took on Friday 8th March 2013 at the University of Leeds. Unfortunately James Wood became ill on the day before and was unable to attend to give his keynote presentation. The workshop attendees were very grateful to Richard Corbridge for stepping in to the breach so admirably at an hour's notice.
15 November 2013 at 12:35pm
The Information Governance arragements for the NHS adopt the same principles but are slightly different in approach between the NHS in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
24 October 2013 at 3:16pm
There is a chance that the use of eduroam by NHS organisations might be included in the NHS Interoperability Toolkit if it gets enough votes: The use of eduroam by NHS organisations in their own right is something that was initially hoped to be achieved through the N3 Janet Gateway Phase II project and it is still hoped that might be possible in the future.
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