Health

NHS Trust fined £175,000 for ‘entirely avoidable’ data breach

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ICO gives penalty to Torbay Care Trust
07 Aug 2012

Welsh government unveils IT framework for GP management

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Suppliers EMIS and INPS to provide managed IT services to Wales’ GP surgeries
17 Jul 2012

£60,000 fine for NHS trust that sent test results to the wrong address

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Fourth fine in two months for breach-prone NHS trusts
13 Jul 2012

NHS wastes a fortune on piecemeal IT


11 Jul 2012

100 CSC staff made redundant in first wave of job losses

A further 200 volunteered to leave
10 Jul 2012

NHS IT directors: Spending cuts will be detrimental to patient care

Senior management, big data and skills gaps are all obstacles for NHS IT
28 Jun 2012

Nuffield Health moves to the cloud with HP virtualised platform

Cloud provides greater flexibility, says Nuffield CIO
06 Jun 2012

CSC and the NHS: Lorenzo now on hold until 31 August

Resolution postponed again, boilerplate statement prepares investors for risk of bad news.
06 Jun 2012

Ovum: Politics causing public-sector IT projects to fail

NHS 111 programme shows 'immaturity of administration'
02 Jun 2012

Data sharing will benefit patients


31 May 2012

A case of misdiagnosis?


31 May 2012

'If you want to go EMC, go buy EMC – we’ll virtualise all of it' says HDS CEO Domme

Hitachi Data Systems boss sees industry future in heterogeneous data virtualisation and vertical-sector analytics
30 May 2012

Web of woe


22 May 2012

Sitting targets for death


22 May 2012

NHS information strategy gives green light to UK-wide data sharing

Apps, cloud and automated services grab headlines, but commercialisation of data seems to be on the cards as well
21 May 2012

NHS project dispute contributes to $4.3bn loss for CSC

£400M UK defence deal, however, will help make up for it
21 May 2012

‘BYOD the only sustainable way forward’ says Liverpool NHS IT chief

Own devices key to cutting health service costs in coming years, claims tech-leading hospital, although strategy could result in job losses, IT chief warns
17 May 2012

ICO: Government should re-write FOI Act to clarify use of veto

Health Secretary Lansley told to justify Freedom of Information veto over NHS risk report
17 May 2012

Opinion: Information is the lifeblood of healthcare

The efficient circulation of medical data is the key to better healthcare
09 May 2012

North Bristol NHS Trust busts EPR budget by £1.2m

Trust has had to fork out for extra staff, hardware and technical resources
02 May 2012

ICO issues first NHS data protection fine

£70,000 fine comes one week after Computing criticism
02 May 2012

To fine or not to fine: The ICO and the NHS

Why NHS organisations lose so much data – and why the Information Commissioner lets them off with little more than a warning
27 Apr 2012

Workers shocked as CSC announces 640 more UK job losses (UPDATED)

Unite says workers "devastated" by the news. India-based offshore workers on NHS programme immune, it claims
20 Apr 2012

"We're just supporting the NHS": CSC responds to Computing (UPDATED)

IT services giant CSC has responded to Computing's coverage of its dealings with the government, and claims it is simply supporting NHS reform
19 Apr 2012