NHS England under fire for Palantir contract transparency

Move 'hardly aligns with commitment to learning from transparency issues'

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NHS England under fire for Palantir contract transparency

NHS England published a heavily redacted contract for its work with American spy-tech company Palantir on the last working day before Christmas.

The contract, awarded in November, was made public on 22nd December with extensive redactions, particularly in sections related to personal data protection and service recipients. In total, more...

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