DS Information Governance & Data Security

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DS Information Governance & Data Security

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Introduction to Information Governance

  • Overview of legal and regulatory frameworks
  • Key principles of confidentiality, integrity, availability, and accountability


  • Key Guidance
  • Expert Organisations
  • Legislation

The Caldicott Principles

  • Overview of the Caldicott Principles
  • The ‘8 Caldicott Principles’

Service User Confidentiality

  • How to provide a confidential service to patients and service users

Principles of Information Governance and Data Security

  • Overview of the Principles of Information Governance
  • Different types of information
  • Different values of information
  • CIA Triad

Data Threat Awareness

  • Overview of data security threats
  • Avoidance of data threats

Data Breaches and Reporting

  • Identification of a data breach
  • How to report a data breach

Data Protection and GDPR

  • Overview of GDPR and Data Protection
  • Confidential Service

Freedom of Information

  • Overview of FOIA
  • Subject Access Requests (SAR)
  • Roles and Responsibilities


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