What are the 10 Data Security Standards Recommended by National Data Guardian for Health & Care, NHS England?
2017/18 Data Security and Protection Requirements
Publication date: October 2017 Target audience: NHS Providers General Practice Social Care
Department of Health
NHS England, NHS Improvement
From April 2018 the new Data Security and Protection Toolkit (DSP Toolkit) replaces the Information Governance Toolkit (IG Toolkit). It will form part of a new framework for assuring that organizations are implementing the ten data security standards and meeting their statutory obligations on digital data protection and data security. *[i]
These requirements apply to all health and care organizations.
For more information go to https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/655876/171027_2017-18_Data_Security_Requirements.pdf
[i]2017/18 Data Security and Protection Requirements https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/655876/171027_2017-18_Data_Security_Requirements.pdf