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NHS Digital to work with Microsoft on cyber-defence

NHS Digital has entered into a new partnership with Microsoft to help health and care organisations protect themselves against cyber-threats. Through the partnership, NHS Digital’s Data Security Centre will utilise Microsoft’s Enterprise Threat Detection Service to provide targeted alerts to organisations. Organisations that use the alerts will be given information about cyber-security issues down to…

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Jeremy Hunt’s best (and worst!) digital blunders

England’s ever divisive secretary of state for health and social care has once again come under fire – this time for tweeting about a hospital’s staffing levels. After a private visit to a hospital in Ipswich, Jeremy Hunt tweeted a picture of the technology the organisation is using to track staff levels. Really clever use…

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CQC given power to rate digital GP tools

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) will be given the power to rate digital GP tools, the Department of Health has confirmed. The move is intended to give people clearer information about a range of different healthcare services in England. These include a range of services that offer medical advice and prescriptions from GPs online. The…

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60% of NHS Trusts still use Windows XP

Despite warnings from the Government to the NHS about the vulnerabilities of old software, a freedom of information (FOI) request has revealed that over 60% of NHS Trusts are still using some form Windows XP. Digital Health Age issued a freedom of information request to 144 NHS Trusts asking how many endpoints within the Trusts…

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